Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2020 Locomotor training with adjuvant testosterone preserves cancellous bone and promotes muscle plasticity in male rats after severe spinal cord injuryJournal of Neuroscience Research.  98:843-868. 2020
2020 Sixteen weeks of testosterone with or without evoked resistance training on protein expression, fiber hypertrophy and mitochondrial health after spinal cord injury 2020
2020 Myokines in skeletal muscle physiology and metabolism: Recent advances and future perspectives 2020
2019 Key glycolytic metabolites in paralyzed skeletal muscle are altered seven days after spinal cord injury in MiceJournal of Neurotrauma.  36:2722-2731. 2019
2019 Mitochondrial health and muscle plasticity after spinal cord injuryEuropean Journal of Applied Physiology.  119:315-331. 2019
2018 Alterations in mitochondrial fission, fusion, and mitophagic protein expression in the gastrocnemius of mice after a sciatic nerve transectionMuscle and Nerve.  58:592-599. 2018
2017 Abundance in proteins expressed after functional electrical stimulation cycling or arm cycling ergometry training in persons with chronic spinal cord injuryJournal of Spinal Cord Medicine.  40:439-448. 2017
2017 Spinal Cord Injury Leads to Hyperoxidation and Nitrosylation of Skeletal Muscle Ryanodine Receptor-1 Associated with Upregulation of Nicotinamide Adenine Dinucleotide Phosphate Oxidase 4Journal of Neurotrauma.  34:2069-2074. 2017
2017 Recombinant myostatin reduces highly expressed microRNAs in differentiating C2C12 cellsBiochemistry and Biophysics Reports.  9:273-280. 2017
2017 Muscle–bone interactions: Movement in the field of mechano–humoral coupling of muscle and boneAnnals of the New York Academy of Sciences.  1402:10-17. 2017
2016 A soluble activin receptor IIB fails to prevent muscle atrophy in a mouse model of spinal cord injuryJournal of Neurotrauma.  33:1128-1135. 2016
2015 Focal adhesion kinase and its role in skeletal muscleJournal of Muscle Research and Cell Motility.  36:305-315. 2015
2015 Changes in α7β1 integrin signaling after eccentric exercise in heat-shocked rat soleusMuscle and Nerve.  51:562-568. 2015
2015 Instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization: Effects on the properties of human plantar flexorsInternational Journal of Sports Medicine.  36:197-203. 2015
2015 Short-wave diathermy pretreatment and inflammatory myokine response after high-intensity eccentric exerciseJournal of Athletic Training.  50:612-620. 2015
2012 Acute heat stress prior to downhill running may enhance skeletal muscle remodelingCell Stress and Chaperones.  17:693-705. 2012
Spinal Cord Injury Reduces Serum Levels of Fibroblast Growth Factor-21 and Impairs its Signaling Pathways in Liver and Adipose Tissue in Mice

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Exercise Physiology, University of Kansas 2014
  • Master of Education in Exercise Physiology, University of Kansas 2010
  • Bachelor's Degree in Spanish Language Teacher Education, The Ohio State University 2008
  • National Center for the Medical Consequences of Spinal Cord Injury, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2018
  • Full Name

  • Zachary Graham