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Recent Publications.

For complete list of Publications, view Dr. Stanford's PubMed.


Fitzgerald J, Baer LA&, DeVries CA, Nelson RJ, Stanford KI, Ortega-Anaya J, Needleman B, Noria S, Weil Z, Jimenez-Flores R, Parquette JR, Ziouzenkova O. Amino acid nanofibers control glycemia and improve cognitive performance in diabetic mice alone and in concert with insulin treatment. Biomaterials. 2020. 239: 119839.


Zheng J, Alves-Wagner AB, Stanford KI, Prince NB, So K, Mul JD, Dirice E, Hirshman MF, Kulkarni RN, Goodyear LJ. Maternal and paternal exercise regulate metabolic health and beta cell phenotype in their offspring. BMJ Open Diabetes Research and Care. 2020. 8(1): pii: e000890.


Harris JE%, Pinckard KM$, Wright KR&, Baer LA&, Arts PJ&, Abay E, Shettigar VK, Lehnig AC, Robertson B, Madaris K%, Canova TJ%, Sims C, Goodyear LJ, Andres A, Ziolo MT, Bode L, Stanford, KL. Exercise-induced 3’Sialyllactose in breastmilk is a critical mediator to improve metabolic health and cardiac function in offspring. Nature Metabolism. 2020. 2(8): 678-687.

*Commentary: Post-exercise breast milk: the new polypill? Nature Metabolism. 2020. 2, 653-654.


Vidal Souza P$, Stanford KI. Exercise-induced adipose tissue thermogenesis. Frontiers in Endocrinology. 2020.


Alzate-Correa D, Liu J, Jones M, Silva TM, Alves MJ, Zuniga J, Kaya B, Burke E, Aslan MT, Blackburn J, Fernandes-Junior SA, Baer LA&, Stanford KI, Kempton A, Smith S, Takakura A, Moreira T, Czeisler CM, Otero JJ. Neonatal apneic phenotype in congenital central hypoventilation syndrome is induced through non-cell autonomous developmental mechanisms. Brain Pathology. 2020.


Yang H, Shen H, Li J, Stanford KI, Guo L-W. Sigma-1 receptor ablation impeded adipocyte-like differentiation of mouse embryonic fibroblasts. Cell Signal. 2020. 75: 109732.


Grimmer JA, Tanwar V, Youtz DJ, Adelstein JM, Baine SH, Carnes CA, Baer LA&, Stanford KI, Wold LE. Exercise does not ameliorate cardiac dysfunction in obese mice exposed to fine particulate matter. Life Sciences. 2019.


Hernandez-Saavedra D#, Stanford KI. The regulation of lipokines by environmental factors. Nutrients. 2019.


White JD#, Dewal RS$, Stanford KI. The beneficial effects of brown adipose tissue transplantation.

Molecular Aspects of Medicine. 2019.


Pinckard K$, Baskin KK, Stanford KI. Effects of exercise on cardiovascular health. Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine. 2019.


Takahashi H, Alves CRR, Stanford KI, Middelbeek RJW, Nigro P, Ryan RE, Xue R, Sakaguchi M,

Lynes MD, So K, Mul JD, Lee MY, Balan E, Pan H, Dreyfuss JM, Hirshman MF, Azhar M, Hannukainen JC, Pedersen BK, Kahn CR, Tseng YH, Goodyear LJ. TGF-β2 is an exercise-induced adipokine that regulates glucose and fatty acid metabolism. Nature Metabolism. 2019. 1(2): 291-303.


Peres Valgas Da Silva C#, White JD#, Stanford KI. Cold and Exercise: therapeutic tools to activate BAT and combat obesity. Biology. 2019. 8(1).


Lehnig AC&, Dewal RS$, Baer LA&, Arts PJ&, Munoz VR$, Sindeldecker D$, Lauritzen HPMM, Goodyear LJ, Stanford KI.  Exercise increases glucose metabolism in white, but not brown adipose tissue. iScience. 2019. 11:425-439.


Tanwar V, Adelstein JM, Grimmer JA, Youtz DJ, Katapadi A, Sugar BP, Falvo MJ, Baer LA&, Stanford KI, Wold LE.  Preconception exposure to fine particulate matter leads to cardiac dysfunction in adult offspring. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018. 7(24):e010797.


Stanford KI*, Rasmussen M, Baer LA&, Lehnig AC&, White JD#, Rowland LA, So K, Hirshman MF, Rando OJ, Goodyear LJ*. Paternal exercise improves glucose metabolism in adult offspring. Diabetes. 2018. 67(12): 2530-2540.

*Corresponding author


Unudurthi SD, Greer-Sort A, Patel N, Howard T, Xu X, Onal B, Satroplus T, Hong D, Lane C, Dalic

A, Koenig SN, Nassal D, Lehnig AC&, Baer LA&, Musa H, Stanford KI, Smith S, Mohler PJ, Hund TJ.  bIV-spectrin regulates STAT3 targeting and function to tune cardiac response to pressure overload. Journal of Clinical Investigation. 2018. 128(12):5561-5572.


Dewal RD$, Stanford KI.  Effects of exercise on brown and beige adipocytes. BBA Molecular and Cell Biology of Lipids. 2019. 1864(1): 71-78.


Stanford KI*@, Lynes MD, Takahashi H, Baer LA&, Arts PJ&, May FJ&, Lehnig AC&, Middelbeek RJW, Richard JJ, So K, Chen EY, Gao F, Narrain NR, Distefano G, Shettigar VK#, Hirshman MF, Ziolo MT, Kiebish MA, Tseng YH, Coen PM, Goodyear LJ*. 12,13-diHOME: An exercise-induced lipokine that increases skeletal muscle fatty acid. Cell Metabolism. 2018. 27(5): 1111-1120.

 *Corresponding author, @Lead contact

*Commentary: Leong I.  Exercise: BAT ‘talks’ to muscles.  Nature Reviews Endocrinology.  2018: 14, 381.

*Commentary: Hampton T. New insights on the benefits of exercise. Circulation, 2018. 

#Postdoctoral Fellow; $Graduate Student; %Undergraduate Student; &Research Staff

For complete list of Publications, view Dr. Stanford's PubMed.

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