Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 Differences in Glucose Metabolism Among Women With Spinal Cord Injury May Not Be Fully Explained by Variations in Body Composition 2019
2019 A Systematic Scoping Review of Surgically Manipulated Adipose Tissue and the Regulation of Energetics and Body Fat in Animals 2019
2019 Dietary R,S-1,3-butanediol diacetoacetate reduces body weight and adiposity in obese mice fed a high-fat diet 2019
2018 Weight Cycling Increases Longevity Compared with Sustained Obesity in Mice 2018
2018 A paternal methyl donor depleted diet leads to increased anxiety- and depression-like behavior in adult rat offspring 2018
2018 Regression to the mean, apparent data errors and biologically extraordinary results: Letter regarding 'changes in telomere length 3-5 years after gastric bypass surgery' 2018
2018 Sex-dependent differences in liver and gut metabolomic profiles with acarbose and calorie restriction in C57BL/6 mice 2018
2016 Gene-nutrient interaction markedly influences yeast chronological lifespan 2016
2016 Nutrition and energetics in rodent longevity research 2016
2016 Observational research rigour alone does not justify causal inference 2016
2016 Targeting glucose metabolism for healthy aging. 2016
2016 Contributors to Metabolic Disease Risk Following Spinal Cord Injury. 2016
2016 In Vivo Determination of Body Composition in Zebrafish (Danio rerio) by Quantitative Magnetic Resonance 2016
2015 Weighing the Evidence of Common Beliefs in Obesity Research 2015
2015 Do altered energy metabolism or spontaneous locomotion 'mediate' decelerated senescence? 2015
2015 Do altered energy metabolism or spontaneous locomotion 'mediate' decelerated senescence? 2015
2015 Functional genomic analysis reveals overlapping and distinct features of chronologically long-lived yeast populations 2015
2014 Aging and energetics' 'Top 40' future research opportunities 2010-2013 2014
2014 Acarbose, 17-α-estradiol, and nordihydroguaiaretic acid extend mouse lifespan preferentially in males 2014
2014 Impact of weight cycling on risk of morbidity and mortality 2014
2014 Variations in body weight, Food Intake and body composition after long-term high-fat diet feeding in C57BL/6J mice 2014
2014 Variations in body weight, food intake, and body composition after long-term high-fat diet feeding in C57BL/6J mice 2014
2013 Measurement of interscapular brown adipose tissue of mice in differentially housed temperatures by chemical-shift-encoded water-fat MRI 2013
2013 Sarcopenia and piscines: The case for indeterminate-growing fish as unique genetic model organisms in aging and longevity research 2013
2013 Dietary protein source influence on body size and composition in growing zebrafish 2013
2013 Effects of risperidone on energy balance in female C57BL/6J mice 2013
2013 Myths, presumptions, and facts about obesity 2013
2013 Chemical-shift water-fat MRI of white adipose depots: inability to resolve cell size differences. 2013
2012 Variations in T 2* and fat content of murine brown and white adipose tissues by chemical-shift MRI 2012
2012 Ambient Temperature and Obesity. 2012
2012 Conjectures on some curious connections among social status, calorie restriction, hunger, fatness, and longevity 2012
2011 Telomere dynamics in rhesus monkeys: No apparent effect of caloric restriction 2011
2011 MR properties of brown and white adipose tissues 2011
2011 No compelling evidence that sibutramine prolongs life in rodents despite providing a dose-dependent reduction in body weight 2011
2011 Can rodent longevity studies be both short and powerful? 2011
2010 Identification of brown adipose tissue in mice with fat-water IDEAL-MRI 2010
2010 Metformin supplementation and life span in fischer-344 rats 2010
2010 The effect of mannan oligosaccharide supplementation on body weight gain and fat accrual in C57Bl/6J mice 2010
2010 A microarray-based genetic screen for yeast chronological aging factors 2010
2010 Chronic ingestion of 2-deoxy-d-glucose induces cardiac vacuolization and increases mortality in rats 2010
2010 Mild calorie restriction induces fat accumulation in female C57BL/6J mice 2010
2010 Calorie restriction: What recent results suggest for the future of ageing research 2010
2009 Calorie restriction effects on silencing and recombination at the yeast rDNA 2009
2009 Validation of quantitative magnetic resonance (QMR) for determination of body composition in rats. 2009
2008 Pnc1p-mediated nicotinamide clearance modifies the epigenetic properties of rDNA silencing in Saccharomyces cerevisiae 2008
2007 Calorie restriction extends the chronological lifespan of Saccharomyces cerevisiae independently of the Sirtuins 2007
2007 DNA replication stress is a determinant of chronological lifespan in budding yeast 2007
2004 Nicotinamide Clearance by Pnc1 Directly Regulates Sir2-Mediated Silencing and Longevity 2004

Investigator On

  • Systems Level Analysis of the Interplay Between Metabolism, Cell-Cell Communication, and Aging  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2020
  • Comparative Energetics and Aging  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2020
  • Comparative Energetics and Aging - Comparative Organismal Energetics Core C  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2020
  • Identifying Outcome Mediators of Calorie Restriction Mimetic use in Renal Cancer  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2020
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2018
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center - Enrichment Program  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2018
  • Constructing Gene-Regulatory Networks to Reveal the Metabolic Basis of Lifespan in Yeast  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2018
  • Energetics, Disparities, & Lifespan: A Unified Hypothesis  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2017
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2017
  • UAB Nutrition Obesity Research Center - UAB NORC Supplement: Rigor in Sample Size Selection in Murine Model Research  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2012 - 2017
  • Body Composition, Energetics and Longevity  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2010 - 2016
  • Full Name

  • Daniel Smith