PUBLICATIONS

With over 300 publication, James S. Skinner has published 21 Healthy Learning DVDs

  • Fox SM, JS Skinner. Physical activity and cardiovascular health. Am. J. Cardiol. 14: 731-746, 1964.
  • Skinner JS, JO Holloszy, TK Cureton. Effects of a program of endurance exercises on physical work capacity and anthropometric measurements of fifteen middle-aged men. Am. J. Cardiol. 14: 747-752, 1964.
  • Holloszy JO, JS Skinner, G Toro, TK Cureton. Effects of a six-month program of endurance exercise on the serum lipids of middle-aged men. Am. J. Cardiol. 14: 753-760, 1964.
  • Holloszy JO, JS Skinner, AJ Barry, TK Cureton. Effects of physical conditioning on cardiovascular function. A ballistocardiographic study. Am. J. Cardiol. 14: 761- 770, 1964.
  • Skinner JS, H Benson, JR McDonough, CG Hames. Social status, physical activity and coronary proneness. J. Chron. Dis. 19: 773-783, 1966.
  • Mazzarella JA, JS Skinner, TO Evans. Effects of interval training on the exercise electrocardiogram. Circulation 23: (Suppl. III) 165, 1966.
  • Skinner JS, JO Holloszy, G Toro, AJ Barry, TK Cureton. The effects of endurance exercise on work tolerance, serum lipids and ULF-ballistocardiograms of 15 middle-aged men. In: Physical Activity and the Heart M Karvonen & AJ Barry (Eds). Springfield, CC Thomas, 1967, pp 79-97. 8. Fox SM, JS Skinner. Some Planning in the United States to define the relationship between physical activity and coronary heart disease. In: Physical Activity and the Heart M Karvonen & AJ Barry (Eds). Springfield, CC Thomas, 1967, pp 231- 248.
  • Skinner JS, DE Strandness. Exercise and intermittent claudication. I. Effect of repetition and intensity of exercise. Circulation 36: 15-22, 1967.
  • Skinner JS, DE Strandness. Exercise and intermittent claudication. II. Effect of physical training. Circulation 36: 23-29, 1967.
  • Skinner JS. Longevity, general health and exercise. In: Exercise Physiology H Falls (Ed). New York, Academic Press, 1968, pp 219-238.
  • Skinner JS. The cardiovascular system with aging and exercise. In: Physical Activity and Aging D Brunner & E Jokl (Eds.) Basel, Karger, 1969, pp 100-108.
  • Skinner JS, G Borg, ER Buskirk. Physiological and perceptual reactions to exertion of young men differing in activity and body size. In: Exercise and Fitness – 1969 BD Franks (Ed). Chicago, Athletic Institute, 1970, pp 53-66.
  • Howley ET, JS Skinner, J Mendez, ER Buskirk. Effect of different intensities of exercise on catecholamine excretion. Med Sci. Sports 2: 193-196, 1970.
  • Skinner JS. Exercise prescription for middle-aged persons. Del. Med. J. 43: 7- 15, 1971.
  • Bar-Or O, JS Skinner, V Bergsteinová, C Shearburn, D Royer, CW Bell, J Haas, ER Buskirk. Maximal aerobic capacity of 6 – 15 year-old girls and boys with subnormal intelligence quotients. Acta Paediat. Scand. Suppl. 271: 108-113, 1971.
  • Skinner JS, O Bar-Or, V Bergsteinová, CW Bell, D Royer, ER Buskirk. Comparison of continuous and intermittent tests for determining maximal oxygen intake in children. Acta Paediat. Scand. Suppl. 271: 24-28, 1971.
  • Buskirk ER, D. Harris, J Mendez, JS Skinner. Comparison of two assessments of physical activity and a survey method for caloric intake. Am. J. Clin. Nutr. 24: 1119-1125, 1971.
  • Fox SM, JS Skinner. Über die Beziehung zwischen körperlicher Aktivität und koronarer Herzkrankheit. Verh. Dtsch. Ges. Kreislaufforsch. 37: 82-91, 1971.
  • Skinner JS. Metodi moderni di allenamento per la preparazione degli atleti. Medicina dello Sport 24: 258-263, 1971.
  • Bar-Or O, JS Skinner, ER Buskirk, G Borg. Physiological and perceptual indicators of physical stress in 41 to 60 year-old men who vary in conditioning level and in body fatness. Med. Sci. Sports 4: 96-100, 1972.
  • Skinner JS. Modern training methods in the preparation of athletes. Spor Hekimligi Dergisi (Turkey) 7: 39-47, 1972.
  • Roskamm H, K Wink, A Lesch, JS Skinner, V Schwendel, E Lösel, H Reindell. Die Kontraktilität des gesunden linken Ventrikels bei körperlicher Belastung. Z. Kreislaufforsch. 61: 673-689, 1972.
  • Roskamm H, JS Skinner, A Lesch, K Wink, K Schnellbacher, V Schwendel, H Reindell. Die Kontraktilität des gesunden linken Ventrikels bei körperlicher Belastung nach Beta-receptorenblockade. Z. Kreislaufforsch. 61: 802-811, 1972.
  • Keul J, E Doll, D Keppler. Energy Metabolism of Human Muscle JS Skinner (Translator from German). Basel, Karger, 1972, pp 305.
  • Borg G, JS Skinner. Self-appraisal of physical performance capacity. Reports from the Institute of Applied Psychology, The University of Stockholm No. 32, 1972.
  • Skinner JS. Aging and performance. In: Limiting Factors of Physical Performance J Keul (Ed). Stuttgart, Thieme, 1973, pp 271-282.
  • Zwiren L, JS Skinner, ER Buskirk. Use of body density and various skinfold equations for estimating small reductions in body fatness. J. Sports Med. & Phys. Fit. 13: 213-218, 1973.
  • Kollias J, JS Skinner, HL Barlett, V Bergsteinová, ER Buskirk. Cardiorespiratory responses of young overweight women to ergometry following modest weight reduction. Arch. Environ. Hlth. 27: 61-64, 1973.
  • Skinner JS, R Hutsler, V Bergsteinová, ER Buskirk. The validity and reliability of a rating scale of perceived exertion. Med. Sci. Sports 5: 94-96, 1973.
  • Skinner JS, R Hutsler, V Bergsteinová, ER Buskirk. The perception of effort during different types of exercise and under different environmental conditions. Med. Sci. Sports 5: 110-115, 1973.
  • Cermak J, H Roskamm, G Haselmann, A Morgenstern, JS Skinner. Performance changes during a six-months’ training on a bicycle ergometer in young untrained men. In: Physical Fitness V Seliger (Ed). Prague, Universita Karlova, 1973, pp 113-117.
  • Allard C, M Altaresco, RJ Ferguson, L Chaniotis, G Choquette, JS Skinner. Changes in adipose tissue and increased serum cholesterol of coronary patients following training. Canad. Med. Assoc. J. 109: 194-197, 1973.
  • Kollias J, L Barlett, V Bergsteinová, JS Skinner, ER Buskirk. Metabolic and thermal responses of women during cooling in water. J. Appl. Physiol. 36: 577- 580, 1974.
  • Skinner JS:
    • a) Physiological implications of physical activity. In: Employee Fitness in Canada. Proceedings of the National Conference on Employee Physical Fitness. Ottawa, Minister of National Health & Welfare, 1975, pp 29-32.
    • b) Implication physiologique de l’activité physique. In: La Condition Physique del’Employé au Canada. Procès-verbal de la Conférence nationale sur la condition physique des employés. Ottawa, Ministre de la Santé nationale et du Bien-être social, 1975, pp 31-35.
  • Skinner JS. Les composantes de la condition physique. Vie 2:14-16, 1977.
  • Taylor AW, S Lavoie, G Lemieux, C Dufresne, JS Skinner, J Vallée. The effects of endurance training on the fibre area and enzyme activities of skeletal muscle of French-Canadians. In: Third International Symposium on Biochemistry of Exercise. F Landry & W Orban (Eds). Miami, Symposia Specialists, 1978, pp 267-278.
  • Skinner JS. Sexual relations and the cardiac patient. In: Heart Disease and Rehabilitation. M Pollock & D Schmidt (Eds). Boston, Houghton-Mifflin, 1979, pp 587-599.
  • Skinner JS, T McLellan. The transition from aerobic to anaerobic metabolism. Res. Q. Exer. Sport 51: 234-248, 1980.
  • Skinner JS. Adaptations générales à l’activité physique. In: Physiologie Appliquée del’Activité Physique. M Nadeau & F Péronnet (Eds). St-Hyacinthe, Qué, EDISEM, 1980, pp 15-23.
  • Skinner JS. Body Energy. Mountain View, CA, Anderson World, Inc., 1981, pp 198.
  • Stegemann J. Exercise Physiology. Physiologic Bases of Work and Sports. JS Skinner (Translator from German). Stuttgart, Thieme Verlag, 1981, pp 345.
  • McLellan TM, JS Skinner. The use of the aerobic threshold as a basis for training. Canad. J. Appl. Sports Sci. 6: 197-201, 1981.
  • Skinner JS, CM Tipton, AC Vailas. Exercise, physical training and the aging process. In: Lectures on Gerontology, Vol. 1B A Viidik (Ed). London, Academic Press, 1982, pp 407-439.
  • Skinner JS. Functional effects of physical activity. In: An Introduction to Sport and Physical Education: Professional and Scholarly Dimensions. EF Zeigler (Ed). Philadelphia, Lea & Febiger, 1982, pp 69-93.
  • McLellan TM, JS Skinner. Blood lactate removal during active recovery related to the aerobic threshold. Intl. J. Sports Med. 3: 224-229, 1982.
  • Krahenbuhl GS, JS Skinner, WM Kohrt. Developmental aspects of maximal aerobic power in children. In: Exercise and Sport Sciences Review. R Terjung (Ed). Vol. 13, 1985, pp 503-538.
  • Skinner JS, DW Morgan. Aspects of anaerobic performance. In: Limits of Human Performance. D Clarke & H Eckert (Eds). Champaign, Human Kinetics, 1985, pp 31-44.
  • McLellan TM, JS Skinner. Submaximal endurance performance related to the ventilation thresholds. Can. J. Appl. Sport Sci. 10: 81-87, 1985.
  • Skinner JS. Fighting the fire within. Firehouse 10: 46-48 & 66, 1985.
  • Skinner JS. Application of high technology to athletes. In: Proceedings of the International Symposium Sport Sciences. Kanoya, Japan, National Institute for Fitness and Sports, 1985, pp 161-166.
  • Skinner JS. Sexual relations and the cardiac patient. In: Heart Disease and Rehabilitation. 2nd Ed. ML Pollock & D Schmidt (Eds). New York, J. Wiley & Sons, 1986, pp 583-596.
  • Skinner JS. Exercise and Fitness. In: The World Book Health & Medical Annual. Chicago, World Book, 1987, pp 270-272.
  • Kohrt WM, JS O’Connor, JS Skinner. Physiological responses of triathletes to maximal swimming, cycling and running. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 19: 51-55, 1987.
  • Skinner JS. General principles of exercise prescription. In: Exercise Testing and Exercise Prescription for Special Cases. JS Skinner (Ed). Philadelphia, Lea & Febiger, 1987, pp 21-30.
  • Skinner JS. Importance of aging for exercise testing and exercise prescription. In: Exercise Testing and Exercise Prescription for Special Cases. JS Skinner (Ed). Philadelphia, Lea & Febiger, 1987, pp 67-76.
  • Skinner JS (Editor). Exercise Testing and Exercise Prescription for Special Cases. Philadelphia, Lea & Febiger, 1987, p 314:
    • a) Skinner JS (Herausgeber). Rezepte für Sport und Bewegungstherapie. German translation by G & R Rost. Köln, Deutscher Arzte-Verlag, 1989, p 373.
    • b) Skinner JS. Prova de Esforço e Prescriçao de Exercicio para Casos Específicos. Portuguese translation by A Bueno de Carmargo. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Livraria e Editora Revinter Ltda., 1991, p 339.
    • c) Skinner JS. Shikkan Betsu Undou Shohou No Riron To Ouyou. Japanese translation by M Miyashita. Tokyo, Japan, Sony 1991, p 316.
  • Morgan DW, WM Kohrt, BJ Bates, JS Skinner. Effects of respiratory muscle endurance training on ventilation and endurance performance of recreational male cyclists. Intl. J. Sports Med. 8: 88-93, 1987.
  • Skinner JS. Physical fitness research with the elderly. In: Physical Fitness and the Ages of Man. Proceedings of the 1986 Symposium of the International Council for Physical Fitness Research. H Ruskin & A Simkin (Eds). Jerusalem, Israel, Freund Publishing House, 1987, pp 289-300.
  • Skinner JS. Exercise and fitness. In: The World Book Health & Medical Annual. Chicago, World Book, Inc., 1988, pp 264-267.
  • Skinner JS. The fitness industry. In: Physical Activity in Early and Modern Populations. RM Malina & HM Eckert (Eds). Champaign, IL, Human Kinetics, 1988, pp 67-72.
  • Smith LK, M Medeiros, JS Skinner, EB Diethrich. Benefits of short- and long-term, maximally-tolerated diltiazem therapy for chronic effort angina in patients on long- term nitrates. J. Cardiopulm. Rehab. 8: 285-294, 1988.
  • Skinner JS. Biological, functional, and chronological age. In: Physical Activity and Aging. WW Spirduso & HM Eckert (Eds). Champaign, IL, Human Kinetics, 1989, pp 65-68.
  • Skinner JS. Exercise research on persons of below-average health and fitness: A commentary. In: Future Directions in Exercise and Sport Science Research. JS Skinner, CB Corbin, DM Landers, PE Martin & CL Wells (Eds). Champaign, IL, Human Kinetics, 1989, pp 85-88.
  • Skinner JS, CB Corbin, DM Landers, PE Martin & CL Wells (Eds). Future Directions in Exercise and Sport Science Research. Campaign, IL, Human Kinetics, 1989, p 486.
  • Kohrt WM, JS O’Connor, JS Skinner. Longitudinal assessment of responses by triathletes to swimming, cycling and running. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 21: 569- 575, 1989.
  • Skinner JS, SP Noeldner, JS O’Connor. The development and maintenance of physical fitness. In: Sports Medicine. 2nd Ed. AJ Ryan & FL Allman (Eds). New York, Academic Press, 1989, pp 515-528.
  • Skinner JS, SP Noeldner, H Fujinaga, C Hove, C Phelps. Left ventricular performance of endurance-trained and untrained men aged 20-59 years. In: Sports Cardiology, Vol. 2. T Lubich, A Venerando & P Zeppilli (Eds). Rome, Aulo Gaggi Editore, 1989, pp 159-161.
  • Skinner JS, FD Baldini, AW Gardner. Assessment of fitness. In: Exercise, Fitness and Health: A Consensus of Current Knowledge. C Bouchard, RJ Shephard, T Stephens, JR Sutton & BD McPherson (Eds). Champaign, IL, Human Kinetics, 1990, pp 109-119.
  • Bouchard C, Leon AS, Rao DC, Skinner JS, Wilmore JH. Fitness and risk factors for coronary disease. J. Clin. Epidemiol. 43:1005-1012, 1990.
  • O’Connor JS, FD Baldini, JS Skinner, C Phelps, M Einstein. Blood chemistry of current and previous anabolic steroid users. Military Med. 155: 72-76, 1990. 72. Skinner JS. Exercise Programmes for the Over 60s. Recreational Healthcare 3: 4-9, 1990.
  • Dionne FT, L Turcotte, MC Thibault, MR Boulay, JS Skinner, C Bouchard. Mitochondrial DNA sequence polymorphism, VO 2 max and response to endurance training. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 23: 177-185, 1991.
  • Gardner AW, JS Skinner, BW Cantwell, LK Smith. Progressive versus single-stage treadmill tests for evaluation of claudication. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 23: 402-408, 1991.
  • Gardner AW, JS Skinner, BW Cantwell, LK Smith, ED Diethrich. Relationship between foot transcutaneous oxygen tension and ankle systolic blood pressure at rest and following exercise. Angiology 42: 481-490, 1991.
  • Gardner AW, JS Skinner, LK Smith. Effect of handrail support on claudication and hemodynamic responses to single-stage and progressive treadmill protocols in peripheral vascular occlusive disease. Am. J. Cardiol. 68: 99-105, 1991.
  • Manore MM, TE Berry, JS Skinner, SS Carroll. Energy expenditure at rest and during exercise in non-obese female cyclical dieters and non-dieting controls. Am. J. Clin. Nutr. 54: 41-46, 1991.
  • Skinner JS. Physiology of exercise and training. In: Sports Medicine. 2 nd Ed. RH Strauss (Ed). Philadelphia, WB Saunders Co., 1991, pp 282-298.
  • Gardner AW, JS Skinner, BW Cantwell, LK Smith. Prediction of claudication pain from clinical measurements obtained at rest. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 24: 163- 170, 1992.
  • Palmer-McLean K, JS Skinner. Validity of the Futrex-5000 for body composition determination. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 24: 253-258, 1992.
  • Skinner JS. Application of exercise physiology to the enhancement of human performance. In: Enhancing Human Performance in Sport: New Concepts and Developments. RW Christina & HM Eckert (Eds). Champaign, IL, Human Kinetics, 1992, pp 122-130.
  • Baldini FW, JS Skinner, DM Landers, JS O’Connor. Effects of varying doses of smokeless tobacco at rest and during brief, high-intensity exercise. Military Med. 157: 51-55, 1992.
  • Gardner AW, JS Skinner, NR Vaughan, CX Bryant, LK Smith. Comparison of three progressive exercise protocols in peripheral vascular occlusive disease. Angiology 43: 661-671, 1992.
  • Skinner JS. Understanding the physiological basis of cardiorespiratory fitness. In: The Stair Master Fitness Handbook. JA Peterson & CX Bryant (Eds). Indianapolis, Masters Press, 1992, pp 29-38.
  • Landers DM, DJ Crews, SH Boutcher, JS Skinner, S Gustafsen. The effects of smokeless tobacco on performance and psycho-physiological response. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 24: 895-903, 1992.
  • Skinner JS. General principles of exercise prescription. In: Exercise Testing and Exercise Prescription for Special Cases. 2 nd Ed. JS Skinner (Ed). Philadelphia, Lea & Febiger, 1993, pp 29-40.
  • Skinner JS. Importance of aging for exercise testing and exercise prescription. In: Exercise Testing and Exercise Prescription for Special Cases. 2 nd Ed. JS Skinner (Ed). Philadelphia, Lea & Febiger, 1993, pp 75-86.
  • Skinner JS (Editor). Exercise Testing and Exercise Prescription for Special Cases. 2 nd Ed. Philadelphia, Lea & Febiger, 1993, p 395.
  • Thompson JL, MM Manore, JS Skinner. Resting metabolic rate and thermic effect of a meal in low-energy intake male endurance athletes. Intl. J. Sports Nutr. 3: 194-206, 1993.
  • Gardner AW, JS Skinner, NR Vaughan, CX Bryant, LK Smith. Comparison of treadmill walking and stair climbing over a range of exercise intensities in peripheral vascular occlusive disease. Angiology 44: 353-360, 1993.
  • O’Connor PJ, MA Crowley, AW Gardner, JS Skinner. Influence of training on sleeping heart rate following daytime exercise. Eur. J. Appl. Physiol. 67: 39-42, 1993.
  • Manore MM, JM Helleksen, J Merkel, JS Skinner. Longitudinal changes in zinc status in untrained males: Effect of two different 12-week training programs and zinc supplementation. J. Am. Diet. Assoc. 93: 1165-1168, 1993.
  • Skinner JS, KM Wilmore. Physiological aspects of triathlon performance. Vlaams Tijdschrift voor Sportgeneeskunde en Sportwetenschappen. 55: 11-19, 1993.
  • Skinner JS. Sportmedizin in den USA. Deutsche Zeitschrift für Sportmedizin. 44: 398-400, 1993.
  • Skinner JS, P Oja. Laboratory and field tests for assessing health-related fitness. In: Physical Activity, Fitness and Health. C Bouchard, RJ Shephard & T Stephens (Eds). Champaign, IL, Human Kinetics, 1994, pp 160-179.
  • Skinner JS. Functional effects of physical activity. In: Physical Education and Kinesiology in North America: Professional and Scholarly Foundations. EF Zeigler (Ed). Champaign, IL, Stipes Publishing Co., 1994, pp 63-97.
  • Skinner JS. Sexual relations and the cardiac patient. In: Heart Disease and Rehabilitation. 3 rd Ed. ML Pollock & D Schmidt (Eds). Champaign, IL, Human Kinetics, 1995, pp 367-378.
  • McLean KP, PP Jones, JS Skinner. Methods of exercise prescription for sitting and supine exercise in individuals with quadriplegia. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 27: 15- 21, 1995.
  • McLean KP, JS Skinner. Effect of body training position on outcomes of an aerobic training study on individuals with quadriplegia. Arch. Phys. Med. Rehabil. 76: 139-150, 1995.
  • Manore MM, J Merkel, JM Helleksen, JS Skinner, SS Carroll. Longitudinal changes in magnesium status in untrained males: Effect of two different 12-week exercise training programs and magnesium supplementation. In: Sports Nutrition: Minerals and Electrolytes. CV Kies & JA Driskell (Eds). Boca Raton, FL, CRC Press, 1995, pp 179-187.
  • Thompson JL, MM Manore, JS Skinner, E Ravussin, M Spraul. Daily energy expenditure in male endurance athletes with differing energy intakes. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 27: 347-354, 1995.
  • Bouchard C, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, J Gagnon. The HERITAGE family study: Aims, design, and measurement protocol. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 27: 721-729, 1995.
  • Gardner AW, JS Skinner, CX Bryant, LK Smith. Stair climbing elicits a lower cardiovascular demand than walking in claudication patients. J. Cardiopulm. Rehab. 15: 134-142, 1995.
  • Skinner JS. Principios generales para la prescripción del ejercicio. Selección 1: 1-9, 1995.
  • Skinner JS. Understanding the physiological basis of cardiorespiratory fitness. In: The Stair Master Fitness Handbook. 2 nd Ed. JA Peterson & CX Bryant (Eds). St. Louis, Wellness Bookshelf, 1995, pp 57-66.
  • Skinner JS. Rendimiento en pruebas de resistencia. Medicina del Deporte 40: 5-14, 1995.
  • Dueck CA, KS Matt, MM Manore, JS Skinner. Treatment of athletic amenorrhea with a diet and training intervention program. Intl. J. Sports Nutr. 6: 24-40, 1996.
  • Jones PP, JS Skinner, LK Smith, FM John, CX Bryant. Functional improvements following StairMaster vs. treadmill exercise training for patients with intermittent claudication. J. Cardiopulm. Rehab. 16: 47-55, 1996.
  • Jones PP, M Spraul, JS Skinner, E Ravussin. Gender differences in muscle sympathetic nerve activity: Effect of body fat distribution. Am. J. Physiol.: Endo. & Metab. 270: E363-E366, 1996.
  • Jones PP, E Ravussin, K Matt, M Spraul, DR Seals, JS Skinner. Gender does not influence sympathetic neural reactivity to stress in healthy humans. Am. J. Physiol.: Heart 270: H350-H357, 1996.
  • Inbar O, O Bar-Or, JS Skinner. The Wingate Anaerobic Test: Development, Characteristics, and Application. Champaign, IL, Human Kinetics, 1996, pp 110.
  • Wilmore JH, PR Stanforth, J Gagnon, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, C Bouchard. Endurance exercise training has a minimal effect on resting heart rate: The HERITAGE study. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 28: 829-835, 1996.
  • Skinner JS. Aplicación de la fisiología del ejercicio a la mejora del rendimiento humano. In: Actas Congreso Científico Olímpico 1992, Volumen IV. Málaga, Spain: Instituto Andaluz del Deporte, 1996, pp 123-131.
  • Jaskólski A, B Veenstra, P Goossens, A Jaskólska, JS Skinner. Optimal resistance for maximal power during treadmill running. Sports Med., Training Rehab. 7: 17-30, 1996.
  • Gagnon J, MA Province, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. The HERITAGE family study: Quality assurance and quality control. Ann. Epidemiol. 6: 520-529, 1996.
  • Wilmore JH, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, J Gagnon and C Bouchard. Genetics, response to exercise, and risk factors: The HERITAGE Family Study. World Rev. Nutr. Diet. 81: 72-83, 1997.
  • Wilmore JH, PR Stanforth, MA Domenick, J Gagnon, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, C Bouchard. Reproducibility of body composition and anthropometric measurements in the HERITAGE family study. Intl. J. Obesity 21: 297-303, 1997.
  • Rice T, JP Després, L Pérusse, J Gagnon, C Bouchard, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao. Segregation analysis of abdominal visceral fat: The HERITAGE Family Study. Obesity Res. 5: 417-424, 1997.
  • El-Moalem H, J Gagnon, M Province, C Bouchard, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao. Race differences in reproducibility of the HERITAGE family study. Am. J. Hum. Biol. 9: 415-424, 1997.
  • Daw EW, MA Province, J Gagnon JP Després, C Bouchard, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao. Reliability of the HERITAGE family study protocol: Drift over time. Ann. Epidemiol. 7: 452-462, 1997.
  • Pérusse L, G Collier, J Gagnon, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, P Zimmet, C Bouchard. Acute and chronic effects of exercise on leptin levels in humans. J. Appl. Physiol. 83: 5-10, 1997.
  • Gagnon J, MA Ho-Kim, Y Chagnon, L Pérusse, FT Dionne, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. Absence of linkage between VO2max and its response to training with markers spanning chromosome 22. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 29: 1448-1453, 1997.
  • Rivera MA, FT Dionne, JA Simoneau, L Pérusse, M Chagnon, Y Chagnon, J Gagnon, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. Muscle-specific creatine kinase gene polymorphism and VO2max in the HERITAGE Family Study. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 29: 1311-1317, 1997.
  • Pérusse L, T Rice, JP Després, J Bergeron, MA Province, J Gagnon, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. Familial resemblance of plasma lipids, lipoproteins and postheparin lipoprotein and hepatic lipases in the HERITAGE Family Study. Arterioscler., Thromb. and Vasc. Biol. 17: 3263-3269, 1997.
  • Rice T, JP Després, EW Daw, J Gagnon, IB Borecki, L Pérusse, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Familial resemblance for abdominal visceral fat: The HERITAGE Family Study. Intl. J. of Obesity 21: 1024-1031, 1997.
  • Rice T, EW Daw, J Gagnon, C Bouchard, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao. Familial resemblance for body composition measures: The HERITAGE Family Study. Obesity Res. 5: 557-562, 1997.
  • Eijsbouts XH, MT Hopman, JS Skinner. Effect of electrical stimulation of leg muscles on physiological responses during arm-cranking exercise in healthy men. Eur. J. Appl. Physiol. 75: 177-181, 1997.
  • Wilmore JH, PR Stanforth, KR Turley, J Gagnon, EW Daw, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, C Bouchard. Reproducibility of cardiovascular, respiratory and metabolic responses to submaximal exercise: The HERITAGE family study. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 30: 259-265, 1998.
  • Bouchard C, EW Daw, T Rice, L Pérusse, J Gagnon, MA Province, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore. Familial resemblance for VO2max in the sedentary state: The HERITAGE Family Study. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 30: 252-258, 1998.
  • Hopman M, MB Monroe, C Dueck, WT Phillips, JS Skinner. Blood redistribution and circulatory responses to submaximal exercise in persons with spinal cord injury. Scand. J. Rehab. Med. 30: 167-174, 1998.
  • Hopman M, MB Monroe, C Dueck, WT Phillips, JS Skinner. Limits to maximal performance in individuals with spinal cord injury. Intl. J. Sports Med. 19: 98-103, 1998.
  • Rivera MA, B Wolfarth, FT Dionne, M Chagnon, JA Simoneau, MR Boulay, TMK Song, L Pérusse, J Gagnon, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, J Keul, C Bouchard. Three mitochondrial DNA restriction polymorphisms in elite endurance athletes and sedentary controls. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 30: 687-690, 1998.
  • Gu C, I Borecki, J Gagnon, C Bouchard, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao. Familial resemblance for resting blood pressure with particular reference to racial differences: The HERITAGE Family Study. Hum. Biol. 70: 77-90, 1998.
  • Monroe MB, PA Tataranni, R Pratley, MM Manore, JS Skinner, E Ravussin. Lower daily energy expenditure as measured by a respiratory chamber in subjects with spinal cord injury compared to controls. Am. J. Clin. Nutr. 68: 1223-27, 1998.
  • Wilmore JH, PR Stanforth, LA Hudspeth, C Bouchard, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, J Gagnon, EW Daw. Alterations in resting metabolic rate as a consequence of 20 weeks of endurance training: The HERITAGE family study. Am. J. Clin. Nutr. 68: 66-71, 1998.
  • Skinner JS. Tratamiento antiinflamatorio en medicina deportiva. In: Manejo de las Lesiones Agudas Músculoesqueléticas. Médico Interamericano, Special Supplement, August, 1998, p.9.
  • Hong Y, T Rice, JP Després, J Gagnon, A Nadeau, L Pérusse, C Bouchard, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao. Familial clustering of insulin and abdominal visceral fat: The HERITAGE family study. J. Clin. Endocrinol. & Metab. 83: 4239-4245, 1998.
  • Stanforth PR, MD Ruthven, J Gagnon, C Bouchard, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner and JH Wilmore. Accuracy of prediction equations to estimate submaximal O 2 during cycle ergometry: The HERITAGE Family Study. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 31: 183- 188, 1999.
  • Jaskólska A, P Goossens, B Veenstra, A Jaskólski, JS Skinner. Treadmill measurement of the force-velocity relationship and power output in subjects with different maximal running velocities. Sports Med., Training & Rehab. 8: 347-358, 1999.
  • Kopp-Woodroffe SA, MM Manore, CA Dueck, JS Skinner, KS Matt. Energy and nutrient status of amenorrheic athletes participating in a diet and exercise training intervention program. Intl. J. Sport Nutr. 9: 70-88, 1999.
  • An P, T Rice, J Gagnon, IB Borecki, L Pérusse, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Familial aggregation of resting blood pressure and heart rate in a sedentary population: The HERITAGE Family Study. Amer. J. Hypertension 12: 264-270, 1999.
  • Rivera MA, L Pérusse, JA Simoneau, J Gagnon, FT Dionne, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, M Province, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Linkage between a muscle-specific CK gene marker and O 2 max in the HERITAGE Family Study. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 31: 698-701, 1999.
  • Jaskólska A, P Goossens, B Veenstra, A Jaskólski, JS Skinner. Comparison of treadmill and cycle ergometer measures of force-velocity relationships and power output. Intl. J. Sports Med. 20: 192-197, 1999.
  • Hong Y, T Rice, JP Després, J Gagnon, A Nadeau, J Bergeron, L Pérusse, C Bouchard, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao. Evidence of a major locus for lipoprotein lipase (LPL) activity in addition to a pleiotropic locus for both LPL and fasting insulin: Results from the HERITAGE Family Study. Atherosclerosis 144: 393-401,1999.
  • Després JP, J Gagnon J Bergeron, C Couillard, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. Plasma post-heparin lipase activities in the HERITAGE Family Study: The reproducibility, gender differences and associations with lipoprotein levels. Clin. Biochem. 32: 157-165, 1999.
  • Rivera MA, L Pérusse, J Gagnon, FT Dionne, T Rice, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, L Sjöström, C Bouchard. A mitochondrial DNA D-loop polymorphism and obesity in three cohorts of women. Intl. J. Obesity 23: 666-668, 1999.
  • Wilmore JH, JP Després, PR Stanforth, S Mandel, T Rice, J Gagnon, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, C Bouchard. Alterations in body mass and composition consequent to 20 weeks of endurance training: The HERITAGE Family Study. Amer. J. Clin. Nutr. 70: 346-352, 1999.
  • Bouchard C, P An, T Rice, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, J Gagnon, L Pérusse, AS Leon, DC Rao. Familial aggregation of VO2max response to exercise : Results from the HERITAGE Family Study. J. Appl. Physiol. 87: 1003-1008, 1999.
  • Sun G, J Gagnon, YC Chagnon, L Pérusse, JP Després, AS Leon, JH Wilmore, JS Skinner, Borecki I, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Association and linkage between an insulin-like growth factor-1 gene polymorphism and fat free mass in the HERITAGE Family Study. Intl. J. Obesity 23: 929-935, 1999.
  • Rankinen T, J Gagnon, L Pérusse, T Rice, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Body fat, resting and exercise blood pressure and the angiotensinogen M235T polymorphism: The HERITAGE Family Study. Obesity Res. 7: 423-430, 1999.
  • Rice T, Y Hong, L Pérusse, JP Després, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Total body fat and abdominal visceral fat response to exercise training in the HERITAGE Family Study : Evidence for major locus but no multifactorial effects. Metabolism 48: 1278-1286, 1999.
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  • Skinner JS. Exercise prescription for apparently healthy individuals and for special populations. In: Lifestyle Medicine. J Rippe (Ed). Malden, MA, Blackwell Science, Inc., 1999, pp. 1105-1111.
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  • Skinner JS, K Wilmore, J Krasnoff, A Jaskólski, A Jaskólska, J Gagnon, MA Province, AS Leon, DC Rao, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. Adaptation to a standardized training program and changes in fitness in a large, heterogeneous population: The HERITAGE Family Study. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 32 :157-166, 2000.
  • Chagnon YC, JH Wilmore, IB Borecki, J Gagnon, L Pérusse, M Chagnon, GR Collier, AS Leon, JS Skinner, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Linkages and associations between the leptin receptor (LEPR) gene and adiposity in the HERITAGE Family Study. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metabol. 85: 29-34, 2000.
  • Rankinen T, L Pérusse, YC Chagnon, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. The Na(+)-K(+)-ATPase a2 gene and trainability of cardiorespiratory endurance: The HERITAGE Family Study. J. Appl. Physiol. 88: 346-351, 2000.
  • Bouchard C, T Rankinen, YC Chagnon, T Rice, L Pérusse, J Gagnon, I Borecki, P An, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, M Province, DC Rao. Genomic scan for maximal oxygen uptake and its response to training in the HERITAGE Family Study. J. Appl. Physiol. 88: 551-559, 2000.
  • Rankinen T, L Pérusse, J Gagnon, YC Chagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Angiotensin-converting enzyme I/D polymorphisms and the fitness phenotypes in the HERITAGE Family Study. J. Appl. Physiol. 88: 1029-1035, 2000.
  • An P, T Rice, J Gagnon, IB Borecki, J Bergeron, JP Després, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Segregation analysis of apolipoproteins A-1 and B-100 before and after an endurance exercise training program: The HERITAGE Family Study. Arterioscler. Thromb. Vasc. Biol. 20: 807-814, 2000.
  • Couillard C, J Gagnon J Bergeron, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, J-P Després, C Bouchard. Contribution of body fatness and adipose tissue distribution to the age variation in plasma steroid hormone concentrations in men : The HERITAGE Family Study. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 85:1026-31, 2000.
  • An P, T Rice, J Gagnon, Y Hong, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. A genetic study of dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate measured before and after a 20-week endurance exercise training program: The HERITAGE Family Study. Metabolism 49: 298-304, 2000.
  • Pérusse L, T Rice, MA Province, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Familial aggregation of amount and distribution of subcutaneous fat and their responses to exercise training in the HERITAGE Family Study. Obesity Res. 8: 140-150, 2000.
  • Hong Y, JP Després, T Rice, A Nadeau, MA Province, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Evidence of pleiotropic loci for fasting insulin total fat mass, and abdominal visceral fat in a sedentary population: The HERITAGE Family Study. Obesity Res. 8: 151-159, 2000.
  • Leon AS, T Rice, S Mandel, JP Després, J Bergeron, J Gagnon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. Blood lipid response to 20 weeks of supervised exercise in a large biracial population: The HERITAGE Family Study. Metabolism 49: 513-520, 2000.
  • Garenc C, L Pérusse, J Gagnon, YC Chagnon, J Bergeron, JP Després, MA Province, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Linkage and association studies of the lipoprotein lipase gene with post-heparin plasma lipase activities, body fat and plasma lipid and lipoprotein concentrations: The HERITAGE Family Study. Metabolism 49: 432-439, 2000.
  • Katzmarzyk PT, L Pérusse, T Rice, J Gagnon JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, AS Leon, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Familial resemblance for coronary heart disease risk: The HERITAGE Family Study. Ethnicity Dis. 10: 138-147, 2000.
  • An P, T Rice, L Pérusse, IB Borecki, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Complex segregation analysis of blood pressure and heart rate measured before and after a 20-week endurance exercise training program: The HERITAGE Family Study. Amer. J. Hypertension 13: 488-497, 2000.
  • Rankinen T, J Gagnon, L Pérusse, YC Chagnon, T Rice, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. AGT M235T and ACE ID polymorphisms and exercise blood pressure in the HERITAGE Family Study. Am. J. Physiol. Heart Circ. Physiol. 279: H368-H374, 2000.
  • Després JP, C Couillard, J Gagnon J Bergeron, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. Race, visceral adipose tissue, plasma lipids and lipoprotein lipase activity in men and women: The Health, Risk Factors, Exercise Training, and Genetics (HERITAGE) Family Study. Arterioscler. Thrombosis Vasc. Biol. 20: 1932-1938, 2000.
  • Stanforth, PR, J Gagnon, T Rice, C Bouchard, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore. Reproducibility of resting blood pressure and heart rate measurements: The HERITAGE Family Study. Ann. Epidemiol. 10: 271-277, 2000.
  • An P, T Rice, J Gagnon, Y Hong, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. A genetic study of sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG) measured before and after a 20-week endurance exercise training program: The HERITAGE Family Study. Metabolism 49: 1014-1020, 2000.
  • Hong Y, T Rice, J Gagnon, L Pérusse, MA Province, C Bouchard, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, JP Després. Familiality of triglyceride and LPL responses to exercise training: The HERITAGE Family Study. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 32: 1438-44, 2000.
  • Rankinen T, T Rice, L Pérusse, YC Chagnon, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao and C Bouchard. NOS3 Glu298ASP genotype and blood pressure response to endurance training: The HERITAGE Family Study. Hypertension 36: 885-889, 2000.
  • An P, T Rice, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, C Bouchard, DC Rao, JH Wilmore. Familial aggregation of stroke volume and cardiac output during submaximal exercise: The HERITAGE Family Study. Intl. J. Sports Med. 21: 566-72, 2000.
  • An P, T Rice T, IB Borecki, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Major gene effect on the subcutaneous fat distribution in a sedentary population and its response to exercise training: The HERITAGE Family Study. Amer. J. Human Biol. 12: 600-609, 2000.
  • Wilmore JH, PR Stanforth, J Gagnon, T Rice, S Mandel, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, C Bouchard. Cardiac output and stroke volume changes with endurance training: The HERITAGE Family Study. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 33: 99-106, 2001.
  • Wilmore JH, PR Stanforth, J Gagnon, T Rice, S Mandel, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, C Bouchard. Heart rate and blood pressure changes with endurance training: The HERITAGE Family Study. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 33: 107-116, 2001.
  • Rivera MA, M Echegaray, T Rankinen, L Pérusse, T Rice, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Angiogenin gene-race interaction for resting and exercise BP phenotypes: The HERITAGE Family Study. J. Appl. Physiol. 90: 1232-1238, 2001.
  • Skinner JS, J Krasnoff, A Jaskólski, A Jaskólska, JH Wilmore, J Gagnon, AS Leon, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Age, sex, race, initial fitness and response to training: The HERITAGE Family Study. J. Appl. Physiol. 90: 1770-1776, 2001.
  • Chagnon YC, T Rice, L Pérusse, IB Borecki, MA Ho-Kim, M Lacaille, C Paré, L Bouchard, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Genomic scan for genes affecting body composition before and after training in Caucasians from HERITAGE. J Appl. Physiol. 90: 1777-1787, 2001.
  • Katzmarzyk P, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Fitness, fatness and estimated coronary heart disease risk: The HERITAGE Family Study. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 33: 585-590, 2001.
  • Pérusse L, J Gagnon, DC Rao, MA Province, JH Wilmore, AS Leon, C Bouchard, JS Skinner. Familial aggregation of submaximal aerobic performance in the HERITAGE Family Study. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 33: 597-604, 2001.
  • Guarino P, P Peduzzi, ST Donta, CC Engel, DJ Clauw, DA Williams, JS Skinner, A Barkhuizen, LE Kazis, JR Feussner. A multicenter two by two factorial trial of cognitive behavioral therapy and aerobic exercise for Gulf War veterans’ illnesses: Design of a Veterans Affairs cooperative study (CSP #470). Controlled Clinical Trials 22: 310-32, 2001.
  • Garenc C, L Pérusse, T Rankinen, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. The TRP64ARG polymorphism of the beta3-adrenergic receptor gene is not associated with training-induced changes in body composition: The HERITAGE Family Study. Obesity Res. 9: 337-341, 2001.
  • Ukkola O, J Gagnon, T Rankinen, PA Thompson, Y Hong, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. Age, body mass index, race and other determinants of steroid hormone variability: The HERITAGE Family Study. Eur. J. Endocrinol. 145: 1-9, 2001.
  • Katzmarzyk P, AS Leon, T Rankinen, J Gagnon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Changes in blood lipids consequent to endurance training related to changes in body fatness and aerobic fitness. Metabolism 50: 841-848, 2001.
  • Couillard C, JP Després, B Lamarche, J Bergeron, J Gagnon, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. Effects of endurance exercise training on plasma HDL-cholesterol levels depends on the level of triglycerides. Evidence from men of the HERITAGE Family Study. Arterioscler., Thromb. and Vasc. Biol. 21: 1226-1232, 2001.
  • Rankinen T, P An, T Rice, G Sun, YC Chagnon, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Genomic scan for exercise blood pressure in the Health, Risk Factors, Exercise Training and Genetics (HERITAGE) Family Study. Hypertension 38: 30-37, 2001.
  • An P, T Rice, J Gagnon, Y Hong, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Race differences in the pattern of familial aggregation for dehydroepi- androsterone sulfate and its responsiveness to training in the HERITAGE Family Study. Metabolism 50: 916-920, 2001.
  • Hong Y, J Gagnon, T Rice, L Pérusse, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Familial resemblance for free androgens and androgen glucuronides in sedentary black and white individuals: The HERITAGE Family Study. J. Endocrinol. 170: 485-492, 2001.
  • Garenc C, L Pérusse, J Bergeron, J Gagnon, YC Chagnon, IB Borecki, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Evidence of LPL gene-exercise interaction for body fat and LPL activity: the HERITAGE Family Study. J. Appl. Physiol. 91: 1334-1340, 2001.
  • Hong Y, J Weisnagel, T Rice, G Sun, SA Mandel, C Gu, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, RN Bergman, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Familial resemblance for glucose and insulin metabolism indices derived from an intravenous glucose tolerance test in Blacks and Whites of the HERITAGE Family Study. Clin. Genetics 60: 22-30, 2001.
  • Rivera MA, M Echegaray, T Rankinen, L Pérusse, T Rice, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. TGF-B1 gene-race interactions for resting and exercise blood pressure in the HERITAGE Family Study. J. Appl. Physiol. 91: 1808-1813, 2001.
  • Skinner JS. Körperliche Aktivität und Gesundheit: Welche Bedeutung hat die Trainingsintensität? Deut. Zschrift. für Sportmed. 52: 211-214, 2001.
  • Gaskill SE, T Rice, C Bouchard, J Gagnon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, AS Leon. Familial resemblance in ventilatory threshold: The HERITAGE Family Study. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 33: 1832-1840, 2001.
  • An P, T Rice, J Gagnon, IB Borecki, T Rankinen, C Gu, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Population differences in the pattern of familial aggregation for sex hormone-binding globulin and its response to exercise training: The HERITAGE Family Study. Am. J. Human Biol. 13: 832-837, 2001.
  • An P, R Rosmond, IB Borecki, O Ukkola, T Rice, J Gagnon, T Rankinen, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Genome-wide linkage scan to detect loci influencing levels of dehydroepiandrosterones in The HERITAGE Family Study. Metabolism 50: 1315-1322, 2001.
  • Wilmore JH, JS Green, PR Stanforth, J Gagnon, T Rankinen, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, C Bouchard. Relationship of changes in maximal and submaximal aerobic fitness to changes in cardiovascular disease and non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus risk factors with endurance training: The HERITAGE Family Study. Metabolism 50: 1255-1263, 2001.
  • Gaskill S, AJ Walker, RA Serfass, C Bouchard, J Gagnon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, J Wilmore, AS Leon. Changes in ventilatory threshold with exercise training in a sedentary population: The HERITAGE Family Study. Intl. J. Sports Med. 22: 586- 592, 2001.
  • Bergeron J, C Couillard, JP Després, J Gagnon, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. Race differences in the response of postheparin plasma lipoprotein lipase and hepatic lipase activities to endurance exercise training in men: Results from the HERITAGE Family Study. Atherosclerosis 159: 399-406, 2001.
  • Skinner JS. Do genes determine champions? Sports Science Exchange 14 (4): 1-4, 2001. Barrington, IL: The Gatorade Sports Science Institute.
  • Leon AS, SE Gaskill, T Rice, J Bergeron, J Gagnon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. Variability in the response of HDL cholesterol to exercise training in the HERITAGE Family Study. Intl. J. Sports Med. 23: 1-9, 2002.
  • Green JS, PR Stanforth, J Gagnon, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, T Rankinen, C Bouchard. Menopause, estrogen and training effects on exercise hemodynamics: The HERITAGE Family Study. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 34: 74-82, 2002.
  • Lanouette CM, YC Chagnon, T Rice, L Pérusse, P Muzzin, JP Giacobino, J Gagnon, JH Wilmore, AS Leon, JS Skinner, DC Rao, C Bouchard. The uncoupling protein 3 gene is associated with body composition changes following endurance training in HERITAGE Study. J. Appl. Physiol. 92: 1111-1118, 2002.
  • Tanaka S, K Togashi, T Rankinen, L Pérusse, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. Is adiposity at normal body weight relevant for cardiovascular disease risk? Intl. J. Obesity Relat. Metab. Disord. 26: 176-183, 2002.
  • Garenc C, L Pérusse, YC Chagnon, T Rankinen, J Gagnon, IB Borecki, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. The hormone-sensitive lipase gene and body composition: the HERITAGE Family Study. Intl. J. Obesity Relat. Metab. Disord. 26: 220-227, 2002.
  • Rankinen T, T Rice, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao and C Bouchard. G protein beta 3 polymorphism and hemodynamic and body composition phenotypes in the HERITAGE Family Study. Physiological Genomics 8: 151-157, 2002.
  • Rice T, YC Chagnon, L Pérusse, IB Borecki, O Ukkola, T Rankinen, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. A genome-wide linkage scan for abdominal subcutaneous and visceral fat in Black and White families:The HERITAGE Family Study. Diabetes 51: 848-855, 2002.
  • Feitosa MF, T Rice, RR Roland, IB Borecki, P An, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. A genetic study of cortisol measured before and after an endurance exercise training program: The HERITAGE Family Study. Metabolism 51: 360-365, 2002.
  • Rice T, JP Després, L Pérusse, J Bergeron, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Familial aggregation of blood lipid response to exercise training in the health, risk factors, exercise training, and genetics (HERITAGE) Family Study. Circulation 105: 1904-1908, 2002.
  • Rice T, YC Chagnon, IB Borecki, L Pérusse, G Collier, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Familial resemblance for plasma leptin: Sample homogeneity across adiposity and ethnic groups. Obesity Res. 10: 351-360, 2002.
  • Jackson AS, PR Stanforth, J Gagnon, T Rankinen, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, C Bouchard, JH Wilmore. The effect of sex, age and race on estimating percentage body fat from body mass index: The Heritage Family Study. Int. J. Obes. Relat. Metab. Disord. 26: 789-796, 2002.
  • Rice T, P An, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Heritability of HR and BP response to exercise training in the HERITAGE Family Study. Med. Sci. Sports Exer. 34: 972-979, 2002.
  • Rice T, T Rankinen, YC Chagnon, MA Province, L Pérusse, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Genomewide scan of resting blood pressure: HERITAGE Family Study. Hypertension 39: 1037-1043, 2002.
  • Garenc C, L Pérusse, YC Chagnon, T Rankinen, J Gagnon, IB Borecki, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. The alpha2-adrenergic receptor gene and body fat content and distribution: The HERITAGE Family Study. Molecular Med. 8: 88-94, 2002.
  • Ukkola O, T Rankinen, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Genome-wide linkage scan for steroids and SHBG levels in black and white families: The HERITAGE Family Study. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 87: 3708-3820, 2002.
  • Rankinen T, P An, L Pérusse, T Rice, YC Chagnon, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Genome-wide linkage scan for exercise stroke volume and cardiac output in the HERITAGE Family Study. Physiol. Genomics 10: 57-62, 2002.
  • Ukkola O, E Ravussin, P Jacobson, L Pérusse, T Rankinen, M Tschöp, ML Heiman, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, L Sjöström, C Bouchard. Role of ghrelin polymorphisms in obesity based on three different studies. Obesity Res. 10: 782-791, 2002.
  • Feitosa MF, SE Gaskill, T Rice, T Rankinen, C Bouchard, DC Rao, JH Wilmore, JS Skinner, AS Leon. Major gene effects on exercise ventilatory threshold: The HERITAGE Family Study. J. Appl. Physiol. 93: 1000-1006, 2002.
  • Argyropoulos G, T Rankinen, DR Neufeld, T Rice, MA Province, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. A polymorphism in the agouti related protein is associated with late-onset obesity. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. 87: 4198- 4202, 2002.
  • Jacobson P, O Ukkola, T Rankinen, EE Snyder, CK Buffington, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, L Lonn, GS Cowan, L Sjöström, C Bouchard. Melanocortin 4 receptor sequence variations are seldom a cause of human obesity: The Swedish Obese Subjects, The HERITAGE Family Study and a Memphis cohort. J. Clin. Endocrinol. & Metab. 87: 4442-4446, 2002.
  • Feitosa MF, T Rice, R Rosmond, T Rankinen, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Pleiotropic relationships between cortisol levels and adiposity: The HERITAGE Family Study. Obesity Res. 10: 1222-1231, 2002.
  • Feitosa MF, IB Borecki, T Rankinen, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Lack of pleiotropic genetic effects between adiposity and sex hormone-binding globulin concentrations before and after 20 weeks of exercise training: The HERITAGE Family Study. Metabolism 52: 35-41, 2003.
  • An P, L Pérusse, T Rankinen, IB Borecki, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Familial aggregation of exercise heart rate and blood pressure in response to 20 weeks of endurance training: The HERITAGE Family Study. Intl. J. Sports Med. 24: 57-62, 2003.
  • Argyropoulos G, T Rankinen, F Bai, T Rice, MA Province, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. The agouti-related protein and body fatness in humans. Int. J. Obes. Relat. Metab. Disord. 27: 276-280, 2003.
  • An P, Y Hong, SJ Weisnagel, T Rice, T Rankinen, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, YC Chagnon, RN Bergman, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Genomic scan of glucose and insulin metabolism phenotypes: The HERITAGE Family Study. Metabolism 52: 246-253, 2003.
  • Ukkola O, T Rankinen, T Rice, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Interactions among the beta2- and beta3-adrenergic receptor genes and total body and abdominal fat level in the HERITAGE Family Study. Int. J. Obesity Relat. Metab. Disord. 27: 389-393, 2003.
  • Donta ST, DJ Clauw, CC Engel Jr, P Guarino, P Peduzzi, DA Williams, JS Skinner, A Barkhuizen, T Taylor, LE Kazis, S Sogg, S Hunt, CM Dougherty, RD Richardson, C Kunkel, W Rodriguez, E Alicea, P Chiliade, M Ryan, GC Gray, L Lutwick, D Norwood, S Smith, M Everson, W Blackburn, W Martin, JM Griffiss, R Cooper, E Renner, J Schmitt, C McMurtry, M Thakore, D Mori, R Kerns, M Park, S Pullman- Mooar, J Bernstein, P Hershberger, DC Salisbury, JR Feussner. Cognitive behavioral therapy and aerobic exercise for Gulf War veterans’ illnesses: A randomized controlled trial. JAMA 289: 1396-1404, 2003.
  • Garenc C, L Pérusse, YC Chagnon, T Rankinen, J Gagnon, IB Borecki, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Effects of beta2-adrenergic receptor gene variants on adiposity: The HERITAGE Family Study. Obesity Res. 11: 612-618, 2003.
  • Lakka TA, T Rankinen, SJ Weisnagel, YC Chagnon, T Rice, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. A quantitative trait locus on 7q31 for the changes in plasma insulin in response to exercise training: The HERITAGE Family Study. Diabetes 52: 1583-1587, 2003.
  • Simonen RL, T Rankinen, L Pérusse, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. A dopamine D2 receptor gene polymorphism and physical activity in two family studies. Physiol. Behav. 78: 751-757, 2003.
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  • An P, IB Borecki, T Rankinen, L Pérusse, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Evidence of major genes for exercise heart rate and blood pressure at baseline and in response to 20 weeks of endurance training: The HERITAGE Family Study. Int. J. Sports Med. 24: 492-498, 2003.
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  • Couillard C, J Bergeron, JP Després, J Gagnon, T Rankinen, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. Apolipoprotein AI and AI:AII containing lipoproteins in white men and women of the HERITAGE Family Study: Associations with metabolic risk profile variables. Metabolism 52: 1530-1536, 2003.
  • Desmeules A, C Couillard, A Tchernoff, J Bergeron, T Rankinen, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, JP Després, C Bouchard. Post-heparin lipoplytic enzyme activities, sex hormones and sex hormone-binding globulin (SHBG) in men and women: The HERITAGE Family Study. Atherosclerosis 17: 343-350, 2003.
  • Loos RJ, PT Katzmarzyk, DC Rao, T Rice, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore,T Rankinen, C Bouchard. Genome-wide linkage scan for the metabolic syndrome in the HERITAGE Family Study. J. Clin. Endocrinol. & Metab. 88: 5935-5943, 2003.
  • Leon AS, K Togashi, T Rankinen, JP Després, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. Association of apolipoprotein E polymorphism with blood lipids and maximal oxygen uptake in the sedentary state and after exercise training in the Heritage Study. Metabolism 53: 108-116, 2004.
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  • Tanaka S, K Togashi, T Rankinen, L Pérusse, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, JP Després, C Bouchard. Sex differences in the relationships of abdominal fat to cardiovascular disease risk among normal-weight white subjects. Int. J. Obesity Relat. Metab. Disord. 28: 320-323, 2004.
  • Morss GM, AN Jordan, JS Skinner, AL Dunn, TS Church, CP Earnest, JB Kampert, R Jurca, SN Blair. Dose-response to exercise in women aged 45-75 years (DREW): Design and rationale. Med. Sci. Sports Exerc. 36:336-344, 2004.
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  • Janssen I, PT Katzmarzyk, R Ross, AS Leon, JS Skinner, DC Rao, JH Wilmore, T Rankinen, C Bouchard. Fitness alters the associations of BMI and waist circumference with total and abdominal fat. Obesity Res. 12: 525-537, 2004.
  • Sklan EH, A Lowenthal, M Korner, Y Ritov, DM Landers, T Rankinen, C Bouchard, AS Leon, T Rice, DC Rao, JH Wilmore, JS Skinner, H Soreq. Acetylcholinesterase / paraoxonase genotype and expression predict anxiety scores in Health, Risk Factors, Exercise Training and Genetics study. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 101: 5512-5517, 2004.
  • Collaku A, T Rankinen, T Rice, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. A genome-wide linkage scan for dietary energy and nutrient intakes: The Health, Risk Factors, Exercise Training and Genetics (HERITAGE) Family Study. Am. J. Clin. Nutr. 79: 881-886, 2004.
  • Stanforth PR, AS Jackson, JS Green, J Gagnon, T Rankinen, JP Després, C Bouchard, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore. Generalized abdominal visceral fat prediction models for black and white adults aged 17-65 y: The HERITAGE Family Study. Int. J. Obesity Relat. Metab. Disord. 28: 925-932, 2004.
  • Lakka T, T Rankinen, SJ Weisnagel, YC Chagnon, HM Lakka, O Ukkola, N Boulé, T Rice, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, R Bergman, C Bouchard. Leptin and leptin receptor gene polymorphisms and changes in glucose homeostasis in response to regular exercise in nondiabetic individuals: The HERITAGE Family Study. Diabetes 53: 1603-1608, 2004.
  • Loos RJF, T Rankinen, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Calcium intake is associated with adiposity in Black and White men and White women of the HERITAGE Family Study. J. Nutr. 134: 1772-1778, 2004.
  • Green JS, PR Stanforth, T Rankinen, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, C Bouchard, JH Wilmore. The effects of exercise training on abdominal visceral fat, body composition, and indicators of the metabolic syndrome in postmenopausal women with and without estrogen replacement therapy: The HERITAGE family study. Metabolism 53: 1192-1196, 2004.
  • Ardern CI, PT Katzmarzyk, I Janssen, AS Leon, JH Wilmore, JS Skinner, DC Rao, T Rankinen, JP Després, C Bouchard. Race and sex similarities in exercise- induced changes in blood lipids and body fatness. Med. Sci. Sports Exerc. 36: 1610-1615, 2004.
  • Feitosa MF, IB Borecki, T Rankinen, T Rice, JP Després, YC Chagnon, J Gagnon, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard, MA Province, DC Rao. Evidence of QTLs on chromosomes 1q42 and 8q24 for LDL-cholesterol and apoB levels in the HERITAGE Family Study. J. Lipid Res. 46: 281-286, 2005.
  • Boulé NG, SJ Weisnagel, TA Lakka, A Tremblay, RN Bergman, T Rankinen, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, DC Rao, C Bouchard. Effects of exercise training on glucose homeostasis: The HERITAGE Family Study. Diabetes Care 28: 108- 114, 2005.
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  • Loos RJ, T Rankinen, T Rice, DC Rao, AS Leon, JS Skinner, C Bouchard, G Argyropoulos. Two ethnic-specific polymorphisms in the human Agouti-related protein gene are associated with macronutrient intake. Am. J. Clin. Nutr. 82: 1097-1101, 2005.
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  • Mori DL, S Sogg, P Guarino, JS Skinner, D Williams, A Barkhuizen, C Engel, D Clauw, S Donta, P Peduzzi. Predictors of exercise compliance in individuals with Gulf War Veterans Illnesses: Department of Veterans Affairs Cooperative Study No. 470. Military Med. 171: 917-923, 2006.
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  • Okura T, T Rankinen, J Gagnon, S Lussier-Cacan, J Davignon, AS Leon, DC Rao, JS Skinner, JH Wilmore, C Bouchard. Effect of regular exercise on homocysteine concentrations: the HERITAGE Family Study. Eur. J. Appl. Physiol. 98: 394-401, 2006.
  • Feitosa ME, T Rice, IB Borecki, T Rankinen, AS Leon, JS Skinner, JP Després, J Blangero, C Bouchard, DC Rao. Pleiotropic QTL on chromosome 12q23-q24 influences triglyceride and high-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels: the HERITAGE family study. Human Biol. 78: 317-327, 2006.
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