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Jinger Gottschall
01-05-2006, 03:51 AM
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This week's literature search for biomech* or locomot*

Jinger Gottschall Emory University School of Medicine

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***NOTE*** Articles with no volume, issue or page numbers indicate that
the article has not been published in paper form yet, but may be
available in electronic form through the publisher.

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BONE

Martin, D. E., A. E. Severns, et al. (2006). "Re: Determination of
mechanical stiffness of bone by qPCT measurements: correlation with
non-destructive mechanical four-point bending test data by Matrin et
al., J. Biomech., 2004, Vol. 37, pp. 1289-1293 - Reply." Journal of
Biomechanics 39(2): 381-382.

Nyman, J. S., M. Reyes, et al. (2005). "Effect of ultrastructural
changes on the toughness of bone." Micron 36(7-8): 566-582.

Wang, S. J. (2006). "Re: Determination of mechanical stiffness of bone
by qPCT measurements: correlation with non-destructive mechanical
four-point bending test data by Matrin et al., J. Biomech., 2004, Vol.
37, pp. 1289-1293." Journal of Biomechanics 39(2): 381-381.

Wise, L. M., S. D. Waldman, et al. (2005). "Effect of zoledronate on
bone quality in the treatment of aseptic loosening of hip arthroplasty
in the dog." Calcified Tissue International 77(6): 367-375.

CELLULAR/SUBCELLULAR

Damljanovic, V., B. C. Lagerholm, et al. (2005). "Bulk and
micropatterned conjugation of extracellular matrix proteins to
characterized polyacrylamide substrates for cell mechanotransduction
assays." Biotechniques 39(6): 847-851.

Nagayama, K., Y. Nagano, et al. (2006). "Effect of actin filament
distribution on tensile properties of smooth muscle cells obtained from
rat thoracic aortas." Journal of Biomechanics 39(2): 293-301.

DENTAL/ORAL/FACIAL

Framenau, V. W. (2005). "Gender specific differences in activity and
home range reflect morphological dimorphism in wolf spiders (Araneae,
Lycosidae)." Journal of Arachnology 33(2): 334-346.

GAIT/LOCOMOTION

Cooney, K. M., J. O. Sanders, et al. (2006). "Novel biomechanics
demonstrate gait dysfunction due to hamstring tightness." Clinical
Biomechanics 21(1): 59-66.

Matjacic, Z., A. Olensek, et al. (2006). "Biomechanical
characterization and clinical implications of artificially induced
toe-walking: Differences between pure soleus, pure gastrocnemius and
combination of soleus and gastrocnemius contractures." Journal of
Biomechanics 39(2): 255-266.

Nigg, B., S. Hintzen, et al. (2006). "Effect of an unstable shoe
construction on lower extremity gait characteristics." Clinical
Biomechanics 21(1): 82-88.

Tuerkmen, S., O. Demirhan, et al. "Cerebellar Hypoplasia and
Quadrupedal Locomotion in Humans as a Recessive Trait Mapping to
Chromosome 17p." Journal of Medical Genetics.

METHODS

Marin, F., M. Sangeux, et al. (2006). "Can a finite set of knee
extension in supine position be used for a knee functional
examination?" Journal of Biomechanics 39(2): 359-363.

Ng, T. W. (2006). "Re "Inexpensive color evaluation of dye-based
pressure-sensitive films for plantar studies" T.W. Ng, W.K. Yeong,
Journal of Biomechanics 38 (2005) 2130-2133 - Reply." Journal of
Biomechanics 39(2): 397-397.

Paul, J. P. (2006). "Re "Inexpensive color evaluation of dye-based
pressure-sensitive films for plantar studies" T.W. Ng, W.K. Yeong,
Journal of Biomechanics 38 (2005) 2130-2133." Journal of Biomechanics
39(2): 397-397.

Wilson, D. C., C. A. Niosi, et al. (2006). "Accuracy and repeatability
of a new method for measuring facet loads in the lumbar spine." Journal
of Biomechanics 39(2): 348-353.

MODELING

Lim, C. T., E. H. Zhou, et al. (2006). "Mechanical models for living
cells - A review." Journal of Biomechanics 39(2): 195-216.

Wheeldon, J. A., F. A. Pintar, et al. (2006). "Experimental
flexion/extension data corridors for validation of finite element
models of the young, normal cervical spine." Journal of Biomechanics
39(2): 375-380.

Zong, Z., H. P. Lee, et al. (2006). "A three-dimensional human head
finite element model and power flow in a human head subject to impact
loading." Journal of Biomechanics 39(2): 284-292.

MUSCLE

Finni, T., J. A. Hodgson, et al. (2006). "Muscle synergism during
isometric plantarflexion in achilles tendon rupture patients and in
normal subjects revealed by velocity-encoded cine phase-contrast MRI."
Clinical Biomechanics 21(1): 67-74.

NEURAL

Caceda, R., B. Kinkead, et al. (2005). "Virally mediated increased
neurotensin 1 receptor in the nucleus accumbens decreases behavioral
effects of mesolimbic system activation." Journal of Neuroscience
25(50): 11748-11756.

David, H. N., M. Ansseau, et al. (2005). "Dopamine-glutamate reciprocal
modulation of release and motor responses in the rat caudate-putamen
and nucleus accumbens of "intact" animals." Brain Research Reviews
50(2): 336-360.

Deumens, R., G. C. Koopmans, et al. (2005). "Regeneration of descending
axon tracts after spinal cord injury." Progress in Neurobiology
77(1-2): 57-89.

Fong, A. J., L. L. Cai, et al. (2005). "Spinal cord-transected mice
learn to step in response to quipazine treatment and robotic training."
Journal of Neuroscience 25(50): 11738-11747.

Jankovic, J., S. Chen, et al. (2005). "The role of Nurr1 in the
development of dopaminergic neurons and Parkinson's disease." Progress
in Neurobiology 77(1-2): 128-138.

ORTHOPAEDICS/SPINE

Shirazi-Adl, A. (2006). "Analysis of large compression loads on lumbar
spine in flexion and in torsion using a novel wrapping element."
Journal of Biomechanics 39(2): 267-275.

ORTHOPAEDICS/SURGERY

Bhatoe, H. S. (2005). "Transpedicular surgery for dorsolumbar junction
disc prolapse: Anatomic and biomechanical considerations of a minimally
invasive approach." Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery 48(5): 278-282.

ROBOTICS

Aoi, S. and K. Tsuchiya (2005). "Locomotion control of a biped robot
using nonlinear oscillators." Autonomous Robots 19(3): 219-232.

TENDON/LIGAMENT

Flick, J., A. Devkota, et al. (2006). "Cyclic loading alters
biomechanical properties and secretion of PGE(2) and NO from tendon
explants." Clinical Biomechanics 21(1): 99-106.

Ford, K. R., G. D. Myer, et al. (2006). "A comparison of dynamic
coronal plane excursion between matched male and female athletes when
performing single leg landings." Clinical Biomechanics 21(1): 33-40.

Hansen, P., J. Bojsen-Moller, et al. (2006). "Mechanical properties of
the human patellar tendon, in vivo." Clinical Biomechanics 21(1): 54-58.

Weiss, J. A. and B. J. Maakestad (2006). "Permeability of human medial
collateral ligament in compression transverse to the collagen fiber
direction." Journal of Biomechanics 39(2): 276-283.

TISSUE/BIOMATERIALS

Allen, K. D. and K. A. Athanasiou (2006). "Viscoelastic
characterization of the porcine temporomandibular joint disc under
unconfined compression." Journal of Biomechanics 39(2): 312-322.