Melinda Sheffield-Moore
Professor and Department Head, Health and Kinesiology
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Publications (journal articles, books, book chapters)*

1. Iqbal F, Durham WJ, Melhem A, Raslan S, Tran TT, Wright TJ, Asghar R, Fujise K, Volpi E, Sidossis L, AbateN, Sheffield-Moore M, Tuvdendorj D. Sex-dependent differences in the relationship between adipose-tissue cholesterol efflux and estradiol concentrations in young healthy humans. Int J Dev Neurosci, 64:59-62, 2018.

2. Rozance PJ, Zastoupil L, Wesolowski SR, Goldstrohm DA, Strahan B, Cree-Green M, Sheffield- Moore M, Meschia G, Hay WW Jr, Wilkening RB, Brown LD. Skeletal muscle protein accretion rates and hindlimb growth are reduced in late gestation intrauterine growth-restricted fetal sheep. J Physiol. 1:596(1):67-82, 2018.

3. Mossberg KA, Durham WJ, Zgaljardic DJ, Gilkison CR, Danesi CP, Sheffield-Moore M, Masel BM, Urban RJ. Functional changes after recombinant human growth hormone replacement in patients with chronic traumatic brain injury and abnormal growth hormone secretion. J Neurotrauma, 15;34(4): 845-852, 2017.

4. Durham WJ, Foreman JP, Randolph KM, Danesi CP, Spratt H, Masel BD, Summons JR, Singh CK, Morrison M, Robles C, Wolfram C, Kreber LA, Urban RJ, Sheffield-Moore M, and Masel BE. Hypoaminoacidemia characterizes chronic traumatic brain injury. J Neurotrauma. 15;34:(2): 385-390, 2017.

5. Chondronikola M, Asghar R, Zhang X, Dillon EL, Durham WJ, Wu Z, Porter C, Camacho-Hughes M, Zhao Y, Brasier AR, Volpi E, Sheffield-Moore M, Abate N, Sidossis L, Tuvdendorj D. Palmitoyl-carnitine production by blood cells associates with the concentration of circulating acylcarnitines in healthy overweight women. Clin Nutr. 36(5):1310-1319, 2017

* Publication was joint-authored with students
Diss Publication was from a dissertation
ROS Publication was from a record of study

College of Education and Human Development Grants and Contracts (Current)

Catapult Round 4 - Aerobic Respiratory Capacity in Sea Otter Tissues: Metabolic Insight into Hypermetabolism ($22,100). (Co-PI)
TAMU College of Education & Human Development (State)
2018/01/15 - 2019/06/15
Total Funding: 0.

Gut and Brain Plasticity in mild TBI following Growth Hormone Therapy. (PI)
University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston - Moody Foundation (Private)
2018/01/01 - 2020/12/31
Total Funding: 212,725.

The Effect of Growth Hormone Releasing Hormone on Cognitive Function in Individuals with Mild Cognitive Impairment and Healthy Controls. (PI)
University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston - Moody Foundation (Private)
2017/08/01 - 2018/06/30
Total Funding: 68,673.
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