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Obesity Alters the Muscle Protein Synthetic Response to Nutrition and Exercise. Beals JW, Burd NA, Moore DR, van Vliet S. Front Nutr. 2019 Jun 13;6:87. doi: 10.3389/fnut.2019.00087. eCollection 2019. Review. PMID: 31263701

Dietary Protein Quantity, Quality, and Exercise Are Key to Healthy Living: A Muscle-Centric Perspective Across the Lifespan. Burd NA, McKenna CF, Salvador AF, Paulussen KJM, Moore DR.Front Nutr. 2019 Jun 6;6:83. doi: 10.3389/fnut.2019.00083. eCollection 2019. Review. PMID: 31245378

The Degree of Aminoacidemia after Dairy Protein Ingestion Does Not Modulate the Postexercise Anabolic Response in Young Men: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Chan AH, D’Souza RF, Beals JW, Zeng N, Prodhan U, Fanning AC, Poppitt SD, Li Z, Burd NA, Cameron-Smith D, Mitchell CJ. J Nutr. 2019 Jun 1. pii: nxz099. doi: 10.1093/jn/nxz099. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31152658

Serum Lutein is related to Relational Memory Performance. Cannavale CN, Hassevoort KM, Edwards CG, Thompson SV, Burd NA, Holscher HD, Erdman JW Jr, Cohen NJ, Khan NA. Nutrients. 2019 Apr 2;11(4). pii: E768. doi: 10.3390/nu11040768. PMID: 30986960

Exercising to offset muscle mass loss in hemodialysis patients: The disconnect between intention and intervention. McKenna CF, Salvador AF, Hendriks FK, Harris APY, van Loon LJC, Burd NASemin Dial. 2019 Mar 22. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12805. PMID: 30903629

Dietary Fiber Is Independently Related to Blood Triglycerides Among Adults with Overweight and Obesity. Hannon BA, Thompson SV, Edwards CG, Skinner SK, Niemiro GM, Burd NA, Holscher HD, Teran-Garcia M, Khan NA. Curr Dev Nutr. 2018 Nov 28;3(2):nzy094. doi: 10.1093/cdn/nzy094. eCollection 2019 Feb. PMID: 30820489

Food-First Approach to Enhance the Regulation of Post-exercise Skeletal Muscle Protein Synthesis and Remodeling. Burd NA, Beals JW, Martinez IG, Salvador AF, Skinner SK. Sports Med. 2019 Feb;49(Suppl 1):59-68. doi: 10.1007/s40279-018-1009-y. Review. PMID: 30671904

Nutrition for Special Populations: Young, Female, and Masters Athletes. Desbrow B, Burd NA, Tarnopolsky M, Moore DR, Elliott-Sale KJ. Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab. 2019 Feb 15:1-8. doi: 10.1123/ijsnem.2018-0269. PMID: 30632423

Martinez, I.G., McKenna, C.F., Burd, N.A. (2019). Egg proteins in sport nutrition. In Jianping Wu (Ed.) Egg as Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals for Human Health. Royal Society of Chemistry https://www.amazon.com/Functional-Nutraceuticals-Chemistry-Function-Analysis/dp/1788012135


Martinez, I.G., Skinner, S.K., Burd, N.A. (2018). Protein intake for Optimal Sports Performance. In D. Bagchi, S. Nair, C. Sen (Eds.), Nutrition and Enhanced Sports Performance: Muscle Building, Endurance, and Strength (2nd Edition). Elsevier.

Dysregulated handling of dietary protein and muscle protein synthesis after mixed meal ingestion in maintenance hemodialysis patients. 
Stephan van Vliet, Sarah K. Skinner, Joseph W. Beals, Brandon A. Pagni, Hsin-Yu Fang, Alexander V. Ulanov, Zhong Li, Scott A. Paluska, Michael Mazzulla, Daniel W.D. West, Daniel R. Moore, Kenneth R. Wilund, Nicholas A. Burd. Kidney International Reports. 2018.

Oral Glucose Tolerance is Associated with Neuroelectric Indices of Attention Among Adults with Overweight and Obesity. Niemiro GM, Skinner SK, Walk AM, Edwards CG, De Lisio M, Holscher HD, Burd NA, Khan NA. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2018 Sep 11. doi: 10.1002/oby.22276. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30204939

Whole egg, but not egg white ingestion, induces mTOR co-localization with the lysosome after resistance exercise in trained young men. Abou Sawan S, van Vliet S, West DWD, Beals JW, Paluska SA, Burd NA, Moore DR. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2018 Aug 22. doi: 10.1152/ajpcell.00225.2018. PMID: 30133322

Physiological responses during a 25-km time trial in elite wheelchair racing athletes. Edwards T, Barfield JP, Niemiro GM, Beals JW, Broad EM, Motl RW, De Lisio M, Burd NA, Pilutti LA. Spinal Cord Ser Cases. 2018 Aug 14;4:77. doi: 10.1038/s41394-018-0114-3. eCollection 2018. PMID: 30131876

Altered anabolic signaling and reduced stimulation of myofibrillar protein synthesis after feeding and resistance exercise in people with obesity. Beals JW, Skinner SK, McKenna CF, Poozhikunnel EG, Farooqi SA, van Vliet S, Martinez IG, Ulanov AV, Li Z, Paluska SA, Burd NAJ Physiol. 2018 Aug 16. doi: 10.1113/JP276210. PMID: 30113718

Translocation and protein complex co-localization of mTOR is associated with postprandial myofibrillar protein synthesis at rest and after endurance exercise. Abou Sawan S, van Vliet S, Parel JT, Beals JW, Mazzulla M, West DWD, Philp A, Li Z, Paluska SA, Burd NA, Moore DR. Physiol Rep. 2018 Mar;6(5). doi: 10.14814/phy2.13628.

Achieving Optimal Post-Exercise Muscle Protein Remodeling in Physically Active Adults through Whole Food Consumption. Vliet SV, Beals JW, Martinez IG, Skinner SK, Burd NANutrients. 2018 Feb 16;10(2). pii: E224. doi: 10.3390/nu10020224. Review. PMID: 29462924

Regulation of postprandial protein metabolism after food ingestion and exercise. Stephan van Vliet. Dissertation. (2017). University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.


Consumption of whole eggs promotes greater stimulation of postexercise muscle protein synthesis than consumption of isonitrogenous amounts of egg whites in young men. van Vliet S, Shy EL, Abou Sawan S, Beals JW, West DW, Skinner SK, Ulanov AV, Li Z, Paluska SA, Parsons CM, Moore DR, Burd NAAm J Clin Nutr. 2017 Oct 4. pii: ajcn159855. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.117.159855. [Epub ahead of print]

Protein-Rich Food Ingestion Stimulates Mitochondrial Protein Synthesis in Sedentary Young Adults of Different BMIs. Beals JW, Mackenzie RWA, van Vliet S, Skinner SK, Pagni BA, Niemiro GM, Ulanov AV, Li Z, Dilger AC, Paluska SA, De Lisio M, Burd NAJ Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2017 Sep 1;102(9):3415-3424. doi: 10.1210/jc.2017-00360. PMID: 28911136

Circulating Progenitor Cell Response to Exercise in Wheelchair Racing Athletes. Niemiro GM, Edwards T, Barfield JP, Beals JW, Broad EM, Motl RW, Burd NA, Pilutti LA, De Lisio M. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2017 Aug 11. doi: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000001402. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28806276

Endurance Exercise Attenuates Postprandial Whole-Body Leucine Balance in Trained Men. Mazzulla M, Parel JT, Beals JW, van Vliet S, Abou Sawan S, West DWD, Paluska SA, Ulanov AV, Moore DR, Burd NAMed Sci Sports Exerc. 2017 Jul 31. doi: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000001394. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28767524

Skeletal Muscle Remodeling: Interconnections Between Stem Cells and Protein Turnover. Burd NA, De Lisio M. Exerc Sport Sci Rev. 2017 Apr 17. doi: 10.1249/JES.0000000000000117. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28419002

Kinetics of circulating progenitor cell mobilization during submaximal exercise. Niemiro GM, Parel J, Beals J, van Vliet S, Paluska SA, Moore DR, Burd NA, De Lisio M. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2017 Jan 12:jap.00936.2016. doi: 10.1152/japplphysiol.00936.2016. PMID: 28082336

Beals, J.W., Shy, E.L., & Burd, N.A. (2017). Interaction between diet and physical activity in older people. In M.M. Raats, L.C.P.G.M. de Groot, D. van Asselt (Eds.), Food for the Aging Population (2nd edition). Woodhead/Elsevier: Duxford, UK http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780081003480000093


Habituation to low or high protein intake does not modulate basal or postprandial muscle protein synthesis rates: a randomized trial. Gorissen SH, Horstman AM, Franssen R, Kouw IW, Wall BT, Burd NA, de Groot LC, van Loon LJ. Am J Clin Nutr. 2016 Nov 30. pii: ajcn129924. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27903518

Pre-sleep protein ingestion does not compromise the muscle protein synthetic response to protein ingested the following morning.Wall BT, Burd NA, Franssen R, Gorissen SH, Snijders T, Senden JM, Gijsen AP, van Loon LJ. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2016 Oct 25:ajpendo.00325.2016. doi: 10.1152/ajpendo.00325.2016.

Anabolic sensitivity of postprandial muscle protein synthesis to the ingestion of a protein-dense food is reduced in overweight and obese young adults. Beals JW, Sukiennik RA, Nallabelli J, Emmons RS, van Vliet S, Young JR, Ulanov AV, Li Z, Paluska SA, De Lisio M, Burd NAAm J Clin Nutr. 2016 Sep 7. pii: ajcn130385.

van Vliet S, Beals JW, Parel JT, Hanna CD, Utterback PL, Dilger AC, Ulanov AV, Li Z, Paluska SA, Moore DR, Parsons CM, Burd NA. Development of Intrinsically Labeled Eggs and Poultry Meat for Use in Human Metabolic Research. J Nutr. 2016 Jun 8. pii: jn228338. PMID: 27281809

Kouw IW, Cermak NM, Burd NA, Churchward-Venne TA, Senden JM, Gijsen AP, van Loon LJ. Sodium nitrate co-ingestion with protein does not augment postprandial muscle protein synthesis rates in older, type 2 diabetes patients.  Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2016 May 24:ajpendo.00122.2016. doi: 10.1152/ajpendo.00122.2016. PMID: 27221118

Gorissen SH, Burd NA, Kramer IF, van Kranenburg J, Gijsen AP, Rooyackers O, van Loon LJ. Co-ingesting milk fat with micellar casein does not affect postprandial protein handling in healthy older men. Clin Nutr. 2015 Dec 24. pii: S0261-5614(15)00349-0. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2015.12.011. PMID: 26774526


Burd NA, Gorissen SH, van Vliet S, Snijders T, van Loon LJ. Differences in postprandial protein handling after beef vs. milk ingestion during postexercise recovery: a randomized controlled trial. Am J Clin Nutr. 2015 Sep 9. pii: ajcn103184. PMID: 26354539

van Vliet S, Burd NA, van Loon LJ. The Skeletal Muscle Anabolic Response to Plant- versus Animal-Based Protein Consumption. J Nutr. 2015 Sep;145(9):1981-91. doi: 10.3945/jn.114.204305. Epub 2015 Jul 29. Review. PMID: 26224750

Kouw IW, Gorissen SH, Burd NA, Cermak NM, Gijsen AP, van Kranenburg J, van Loon LJ. Postprandial Protein Handling Is Not Impaired in Type 2 Diabetes Patients When Compared With Normoglycemic Controls. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2015 Aug;100(8):3103-11. doi: 10.1210/jc.2015-1234. PMID: 26037513

Burd NA, Tardif N, Rooyackers O, van Loon LJ.Optimizing the measurement of mitochondrial protein synthesis in human skeletal muscle. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2015 Jan;40(1):1-9. doi: 10.1139/apnm-2014-0211. PMID: 25494678

Burd NA, Beals JW, van Vliet S, van Loon LJC. The postexercise increase in muscle protein synthesis rate is indicative of skeletal muscle reconditioning rather than muscle hypertrophy per se.  J Appl Physiol. 2015; 118: 498-503 (14)

An R, Chiu CY, Zhang Z, Burd NA. Nutrient intake among US adults with disabilities.J Hum Nutr Diet. 2015 Oct;28(5):465-75. doi: 10.1111/jhn.12274.

An R, Burd NA. Change in daily energy intake associated with pairwise compositional change in carbohydrate, fat and protein intake among US adults, 1999-2010. Public Health Nutr. 2015 Jun;18(8):1343-52. doi: 10.1017/S1368980014001876.

Moore DR, Churchward-Venne TA, Witard O, Breen L, Burd NA, Tipton KD, Phillips SM. Protein ingestion to stimulate myofibrillar protein synthesis requires greater relative protein intakes in healthy older versus younger men. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2015 Jan;70(1):57-62. doi: 10.1093/gerona/glu103.

Rowlands DS, Nelson AR, Phillips SM, Faulkner JA, Clarke J, Burd NA, Moore D, Stellingwerff T. Protein-leucine fed dose effects on muscle protein synthesis after endurance exercise. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2015 Mar;47(3):547-55. doi: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000000447.

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