Recent Publications

Book Chapters

  • Allen, J. D. (Consultant). Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee. - Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee Report, Part G. Section 2: Cardiorespiratory Health 2008. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Washington DC. 2008.

Recent Articles

  • Jones LW, Fels DR, West M, Broadwater G, Allen, JD, Barry WT, Wilke LG, Masko E, Douglas PS, Dash RC, Povsic TJ, Peppercorn J, Marcom PK, Blackwell KL, Kimmick G, Turkington T, Spector NL, Dewhirst MW. (2012). Modulation of circulating angiogenic factors and tumor biology by aerobic training in breast cancer patients receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy. Cancer Cell. In review.
  • Inrig, J., Kim, C., Van Buren, P., Allen, JD., Povsic, T., Szczech, L., Vongpatanasin, W. (2012). A Pilot Study Testing the Effect of Active Vitamin D on Endothelial Cell Function and Arterial Stiffness in Hemodialysis Patients. the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. In review.
  • Robbins, JL.*, Allen, JD.*, VanBruggen, MD., Credeur, DP., Hollis, BC., Johannsen, NM., Earnest, CP., Pieper, CF., Johnson, JL., Church, TS., Ravussin, E., Kraus, WE., Welsch, MA. (*=joint 1st authors). (2012). Unlocking the Barriers to Improved Functional Capacity in the Elderly: Rationale and Design for the Fit for Life Trial. The Journal of Gerontology: Medical Sciences. In review.
  • Ferguson, SK., Hirai, DM., Copp, SW., Holdsworth, CT., Allen, JD., Jones, AM., Musch, TI., Poole, CD. (2012). Impact of nitrate supplementation via beetroot juice on exercising muscle vascular control in rats, Journal of Physiology. In review.
  • Allen, JD., Giordano. T. and Kevil, CG. (2012). Nitrite and Nitric Oxide Metabolism in Peripheral Artery Disease (Review). Nitric Oxide Biology and Chemistry special topics edition “Nitrite and Nitrate Bench to Bedside.” 26(4), 217-22. PMID: 22426034
  • Lin, PH., Allen, JD., Li, YJ., Lien, LF., Svetkey, LP. (2012) Blood Pressure Lowering Mechanisms of the DASH Dietary Pattern. Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism. 2012:472396. Epub 2012 Jan 30. PMID: 22496969
  • Lane, WO., Jantzen, AE., Jamiolkowski, RM., Haseltine, JM., Galinat, LJ., Lin, F., Lawson, JH., Allen, JD., Truskey, GA., and Achneck, HE. (2012). Parallel-Plate Flow Chamber and Continuous Flow Circuit to Evaluate Endothelial Progenitor Cells under Laminar Flow Shear Stress. Journal of Visual Experiments, e3349.
  • Duscha, BD., Robbins, JL., Jones, WS., Kraus, WE., Lye, RJ., Sanders, JM., Allen, JD., Regensteiner, JG., Hiatt, WR., and Annex, BH. . (2011). Angiogenesis in Skeletal Muscle Precede Improvements in Peak VO2 in Peripheral Artery Disease Patients. Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, 31(11), 2742-2748. PMID: 21868709
  • Allen, JD., (2011). Letter to the editor in response to “Supplementation with nitrate and nitrite salts in exercise: a word of caution”, Journal of Applied Physiology, 111(2), 618. PMID:21828256.
  • Robbins, JL., Jones, WS., Duscha, BD., Allen, JD., Sanders, JM., Kraus, WE., Regensteiner, JG., Hiatt, WR., Annex, BH. (2011). Relationship between Leg Muscle Capillary Density and Peak Hyperemic Blood Flow with Endurance Capacity in Peripheral Arterial Disease. Journal of Applied Physiology. 111(1), 81-86. PMID: 21512146.
  • Kenjale, AA., Ham, KL., Stabler, T., Robbins, JL., Johnson, JL., VanBruggen, MD., Allen, JD., Privette, G., Yim, E., Kraus, WE., and Allen, JD. (2011). Dietary Nitrate Supplementation Enhances Exercise Performance in Peripheral Arterial Disease. Journal of Applied Physiology. 110, 1582-1591. PMID: 21454745.
  • Allen, JD., Ham, KL., Dumont, DM., Sileshi, B., Trahey, G.E., and Dahl, JJ. (2011). The Development and Potential of Acoustic Radiation Force Impulse (ARFI) Imaging for Carotid Artery Plaque Characterization. Vascular Medicine. 16(4), 302-311. PMID:21447606
  • Achneck, A., Jamiolkowski, R., Jantzen, A., Haseltine, J., Lane, W., Huang, J., Galinat, L., Serpe, M., Lin, F., Li, M., Parikh, A., Ma, L., Chen, T., Sileshi, B., Milano, C., Wallace, C., Stabler, T., Allen, J., Truskey, G., and Lawson, J. (2011). The biocompatibility of titanium cardiovascular devices seeded with autologous blood-derived endothelial progenitor cells: EPC-seeded antithrombotic Ti Implants. Biomaterials. 32(1), 10-18. PMID: 20926131
  • Jones, LW., Douglas, PS., Eves, ND., Marcom, PK., Kraus, WE., Herndon, JE., Inman, BA., Allen, JD., and Peppercon, J. (2010). Rationale and Design of the Exercise Intensity Trial (EXCITE): A Randomized Trial Comparing the Effects of Moderate Versus Moderate to High-Intensity Aerobic Training Women with Operable Breast Cancer. BMC Cancer, 10, 531. PMID: 20925920.
  • Allen, JD., Stabler, T., Kenjale, A., Ham, KL., Robbins, JL., Duscha, BD., Dobrosielski, DA., and Annex, BH. (2010). Plasma Nitrite Flux Predicts Exercise Performance in Peripheral Arterial Disease following 3 months of Exercise Training. Free Radical Biology in Medicine. 49(6), pp1138-1144. PMID: 20620208.
  • Stabler, T., Kenjale, A., Ham, KL., Jelesoff, N., and Allen, JD. (2010). Potential Mechanisms for Reduced Delivery of Nitric Oxide to Peripheral Tissues in Diabetes Mellitus. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. Vol 1203, pp101-106
  • Lou, J., Povsic, T.J., Allen, J.D., Myles, S., Starr, A.Z., Ortel, T.L., and Becker, R.C. (2010). The Effect of Aspirin on Endothelial Progenitor Cell Biology: Preliminary Investigation of Novel Properties. Thrombosis Research. 126(3):ep175-9.
  • Allen, J. D., Gow, A. J. Nitrite, NO and Hypoxic Vasodilation. (Commissioned Commentary). (2009). British Journal of Pharmacology. 158, pp1653-1654.
  • Allen, J. D., Miller, E.M., Schwark, E., Robbins, JL., Duscha, BD., and Annex, BH. (2009). Plasma Nitrite Response and Arterial Reactivity Differentiate Cardiovascular Health Status and Performance. Nitric Oxide Biology and Chemistry. 20, pp:-231-237
  • Dumont, D. M., Dahl, J. J., Miller, E. M., Allen, J. D., Fahey, B. F., and Trahey, G. E. (2009). Lower-limb vascular imaging with acoustic radiation force elastography: Demonstration of in vivo feasibility. IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control, 56(5), pp931-944
  • Dahl, J. J., Dumont, D. M., Miller, E. M., Allen, J. D., and Trahey, G. E. (2009). Imaging for Noninvasive Characterization of Atherosclerotic Plaques in the Carotid Artery: Feasibility Study. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 35, (5), pp:-707-716.