This week's Literature Update for keywords BIOMECH* or LOCOMOT*

Rodger Kram
Univ. of Colorado

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Robert, D.; Gopfert, M. C.
Acoustic sensitivity of fly antennae.
Journal of Insect Physiology. February, 2002. 48(2):189-196.

Norberg, Ulla M. Lindhe.
Structure, form, and function of flight in engineering and the living
Journal of Morphology. April, 2002. 252(1):52-81.

Azizi, Emanuel; Landberg, Tobias.
Effects of metamorphosis on the aquatic escape response of the two-lined
salamander (Eurycea bislineata).
Journal of Experimental Biology. March, 2002. 205(6):841-849.

Biewener, Andrew A.
Future directions for the analysis of musculoskeletal design and
locomotor performance.
Journal of Morphology. April, 2002. 252(1):38-51.

Hubley, Mark J.; Parks, Christopher D.-A.; Lin, Juan.
Temperature-induced changes in the locomotor capacity of juveniles of
Marenzelleria viridis (Polychaeta, Spionidae).
Invertebrate Biology. 2001. 120(4):372-377.

Uriz, Maria J.; Turon, Xavier; Becerro, Mikel A.
Morphology and ultrastructure of the swimming larvae of Crambe crambe
(Demospongiae, Poecilosclerida).
Invertebrate Biology. 2001. 120(4):295-307.

Lesiuk, Nalena M.; Drewes, Charles D.
Behavioral plasticity and central regeneration of locomotor reflexes in
the freshwater oligochaete, Lumbriculus variegatus. II: Ablation studies.
Invertebrate Biology. 2001. 120(3):259-268.

Lesiuk, Nalena M.; Drewes, Charles D.
Behavioral plasticity and central regeneration of locomotor reflexes in
the freshwater oligochaete, Lumbriculus variegatus. I: Transection studies.
Invertebrate Biology. 2001. 120(3):248-258.

Schutt, William A., ; Simmons, Nancy B.
Morphological specializations of Cheiromeles (naked bulldog bats;
Molossidae) and their possible role in quadrupedal locomotion.
Acta Chiropterologica. 2001. 3(2):225-235.

Sherwood, Graham D.; Pazzia, Ivano; Moeser, Andrew; Hontela, Alice;
Rasmussen, Joseph B.
Shifting gears: Enzymatic evidence for the energetic advantage of
switching diet in wild-living fish.
Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. February, 2002.

Elton, Sarah.
Locomotor and habitat classifications of cercopithecoid postcranial
material from Sterkfontein Member 4, Bolt's Farm and Swartkrans Members 1
and 2, South Africa.
Palaeontologia Africana. 2001. 37:115-126.

Montagne, Gilles; Buekers, Martinus; de Rugy, Aymar; Camachon, Cyril;
Laurent, Michel.
Control of human locomotion under various task constraints.
Experimental Brain Research. March, 2002. 143(1):133-136.

Bent, Leah R.; Inglis, J. Timothy; McFadyen, Bradford J.
Vestibular contributions across the execution of a voluntary forward
Experimental Brain Research. March, 2002. 143(1):100-105.
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Sorensen, K. L.; Hollands, M. A.; Patla, A. E.
The effects of human ankle muscle vibration on posture and balance during
adaptive locomotion.
Experimental Brain Research. March, 2002. 143(1):24-34.

Verschueren, Sabine M. P.; Swinnen, Stephan P.; Desloovere, Kaat; Duysens,
Effects of tendon vibration on the spatiotemporal characteristics of
human locomotion.
Experimental Brain Research. March, 2002. 143(2):231-239.

Hollands, M. A.; Patla, A. E.; Vickers, J. N.
"Look where you're going!": Gaze behaviour associated with maintaining
and changing the direction of locomotion.
Experimental Brain Research. March, 2002. 143(2):221-230.

Lamoureux, Ecosse L.; Sparrow, William A.; Murphy, Aron; Newton, Robert U.
The relationship between lower body strength and obstructed gait in
community-dwelling older adults.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. March, 2002. 50(3):468-473.

Schiermeier, Sven; Schaefer, Dietmar; Schaefer, Thorsten; Greulich,
Wolfgang; Schlaefke, Marianne E.
Breathing and locomotion in patients with Parkinson's disease.
Pfluegers Archiv European Journal of Physiology. October, 2001.

Wang, H.; Jung, R.
Variability analyses suggest that supraspino-spinal interactions provide
dynamic stability in motor control.
Brain Research. 15 March, 2002. 930(1-2):83-100.

Bradley, David.
Neuroscience: Moving through the landscape.
Science (Washington D C) 29 March, 2002. 295(5564):2385-2386.

Jansen-Osmann, Petra; Richter, Stefanie; Konczak, Jurgen; Kalveram,
Force adaptation transfers to untrained workspace regions in children:
Evidence for developing inverse dynamic motor models.
Experimental Brain Research. March, 2002. 143(2):212-220.

Driscoll, Peter J.; Glasby, Michael A.; Lawson, Graham M.
An in vivo study of peripheral nerves in continuity: Biomechanical and
physiological responses to elongation.
Journal of Orthopaedic Research. March, 2002. 20(2):370-375.

Christel, Marianne I.; Billard, Aude.
Comparison between macaques' and humans' kinematics of prehension: The
role of morphological differences and control mechanisms.
Behavioural Brain Research. 1st April, 2002. 131(1-2):169-184.

Jones, T. Bucky; Basso, D. Michele; Sodhi, Ajeet; Pan, Jonathan Z.; Hart,
Ronald P.; MacCallum, Robert C.; Lee, Sunhee; Whitacre, Caroline C.;
Popovich, Phillip G.
Pathological CNS autoimmune disease triggered by traumatic spinal cord
injury: Implications for autoimmune vaccine therapy.
Journal of Neuroscience. April 1, 2002. 22(7):2690-2700.

Peterson, Kristy; Ozawa, Edwin T.; Pantalos, George M.; Sharp, M. Keith.
Numerical simulation of the influence of gravity and posture on cardiac
Annals of Biomedical Engineering. 2002. 30(2):247-259.

Devillard, Xavier; Calmels, Paul; Sauvignet, Bernard; Belli, Alain; Denis,
Christian; Simard, Clermont; Gautheron, Vincent.
Validation of a new ergometer adapted to all types of manual wheelchair.
European Journal of Applied Physiology. September, 2001. 85(5):479-485.

Bellon, Juan M.; Jurado, Francisca; Garcia-Moreno, Francisca; Corrales,
Celia; Carrera-San Martin, Antonio; Bujan, Julia.
Healing process induced by three composite prostheses in the repair of
abdominal wall defects.
Journal of Biomedical Materials Research. 2002. 63(2):182-190.

Silver, Frederick H.; Freeman, Joseph W.; Horvath, Istvan; Landis, William J.
Molecular basis for elastic energy storage in mineralized tendon.
Biomacromolecules. Fall, 2001. 2(3):750-756.

Schmidmaier, G.; Wildemann, B.; Schwabe, P.; Stange, R.; Hoffmann, J.;
Suedkamp, N. P.; Haas, N. P.; Raschke, M.
A new electrochemically graded hydroxyapatite coating for osteosynthetic
implants promotes implant osteointegration in a rat model.
Journal of Biomedical Materials Research. 2002. 63(2):168-172.

Silver, Frederick H.; Bradica, Gino; Tria, Alfred.
Elastic energy storage in human articular cartilage: Estimation of the
elastic modulus for type II collagen and changes associated with
Matrix Biology. March, 2002. 21(2):129-137.

Nagaosa, Y.; Lanyon, P.; Doherty, M.
Characterisation of size and direction of osteophyte in knee
osteoarthritis: A radiographic study.
Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. April, 2002. 61(4):319-324.

Walker, Tamara M.; Pierce, William A.; Welch, Robert D.
External fixation of the lumbar spine in a canine model.
Veterinary Surgery. March-April, 2002. 31(2):181-188.

Thomsen, J. S.; Ebbesen, E. N.; Mosekilde, Li.
Predicting human vertebral bone strength by vertebral static
Bone (New York) March, 2002. 30(3):502-508.

Cummings, J. F.; Grood, E. S.; Levy, M. S.; Korvick, D. L.; Wyatt, R.;
Noyes, F. R.
The effects of graft width and graft laxity on the outcome of caprine
anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.
Journal of Orthopaedic Research. March, 2002. 20(2):338-345.

Hsieh, Adam H.; Sah, Robert L.; Sung, K.-L. Paul.
Biomechanical regulation of type I collagen gene expression in ACLs in
organ culture.
Journal of Orthopaedic Research. March, 2002. 20(2):325-331.

Lacroix, D.; Prendergast, P. J.; Li, G.; Marsh, D.
Biomechanical model to simulate tissue differentiation and bone
regeneration: Application to fracture healing.
Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing. January, 2002. 40(1):14-21.

Spindler, K. P.; Dawson, J. M.; Stahlman, G. C.; Davidson, J. M.; Nanney,
L. B.
Collagen expression and biomechanical response to human recombinant
transforming growth factor beta (rhTGF-beta2) in the healing rabbit MCL.
Journal of Orthopaedic Research. March, 2002. 20(2):318-324.

Conzemius, Michael G.; Brown, Thomas D.; Zhang, Yongde; Robinson, Robert A.
A new animal model of femoral head osteonecrosis: One that progresses to
human-like mechanical failure.
Journal of Orthopaedic Research. March, 2002. 20(2):303-309.

Gayet, Louis Etienne; Pries, Pierre; Hamcha, Hamid; Clarac, Jean-Pierre;
Texereau, Jacques.
Biomechanical study and digital modeling of traction resistance in
posterior thoracic implants.
Spine. April 1, 2002. 27(7):707-714.

Kandziora, Frank; Schollmeier, Georg; Scholz, Matti; Schaefer, Jan; Scholz,
Alexandra; Schmidmaier, Gerhard; Schroeder, Ralf; Bail, Herman; Duda,
Georg; Mittlmeier, Thomas; and others.
Influence of cage design on interbody fusion in a sheep cervical spine
Journal of Neurosurgery. April, 2002. 96(3 Supplement):321-332.

Kandziora, Frank; Pflugmacher, Robert; Ludwig, Katrin; Duda, Georg;
Mittlmeier, Thomas; Haas, Norbert P.
Biomechanical comparison of four anterior atlantoaxial plate systems.
Journal of Neurosurgery. April, 2002. 96(3 Supplement):313-320.

Sarzier, John S.; Evans, Avery J.; Cahill, David W.
Increased pedicle screw pullout strength with vertebroplasty augmentation
in osteoporotic spines.
Journal of Neurosurgery. April, 2002. 96(3 Supplement):309-312.

Agrillo, Umberto; Mastronardi, Luciano; Puzzilli, Fabrizio.
Anterior cervical fusion with carbon fiber cage containing coralline
hydroxyapatite: Preliminary observations in 45 consecutive cases of
soft-disc herniation.
Journal of Neurosurgery. April, 2002. 96(3 Supplement):273-276.

Sandhu, Harvinder S.; Toth, Jeffrey M.; Diwan, Ashish D.; Seim, H. B.;
Kanim, Linda E. A.; Kabo, J. Michael; Turner, A. Simon.
Histologic evaluation of the efficacy of rhBMP-2 compared with autograft
bone in sheep spinal anterior interbody fusion.
Spine. March 15, 2002. 27(6):567-575.

Kaplan, Lee D.; Fu, Freddie H.
The future of anterior cruciate ligament surgery.
Current Opinion in Rheumatology. March, 2002. 14(2):174-176.

Fricka, Kevin B.; Mahar, Andrew T.; Newton, Peter O.
Biomechanical analysis of anterior scoliosis instrumentation: Differences
between single and dual rod systems with and without interbody structural
Spine. April 1, 2002. 27(7):702-706.

Lephart, Scott M.; Abt, John P.; Ferris, Cheryl M.
Neuromuscular contributions to anterior cruciate ligament injuries in
Current Opinion in Rheumatology. March, 2002. 14(2):168-173.

Ong, Bernard C.; Sekiya, Jon K.; Rodosky, Mark W.
Shoulder injuries in the athlete.
Current Opinion in Rheumatology. March, 2002. 14(2):150-159.

Musahl, Volker; Lehner, Alexander; Watanabe, Yasuhiko; Fu, Freddie H.
Biology and biomechanics.
Current Opinion in Rheumatology. March, 2002. 14(2):127-133.

Newton, Peter O.; Fricka, Kevin B.; Lee, Steven S.; Farnsworth, Christine
L.; Cox, Tyler G.; Mahar, Andrew T.
Asymmetrical flexible tethering of spine growth in an immature bovine
Spine. April 1, 2002. 27(7):689-693.

Alippi, R. M.; Meta, M. D.; Bozzini, C.; Olivera, M. I.; Ferretti, J. L.;
Bozzini, C. E.
Dynamics of recovery of morphometrical variables and pQCT-derived cortical
bone properties after a short-term protein restriction in maturing rats.
Growth Development and Aging. Spring, 2002. 65(2):67-72.

Dai Liyang.
Mechanism of thoracolumbar burst fractures: A biomechanical study.
Chinese Medical Journal (English Edition) March, 2002. 115(3):336-338.

Oxlund, Hans; Dalstra, Michel; Ejersted, Charlotte; Andreassen, Troels T.
Parathyroid hormone induces formation of new cancellous bone with
substantial mechanical strength at a site where it had disappeared in old
European Journal of Endocrinology. March, 2002. 146(3):431-438.

Kessler, S.; Mayr-Wohlfart, U.; Ignatius, A.; Puhl, W.; Claes, L.;
Guenther, K. P.
Solvent dehydrated bone transplants to bridge segmental bone defects:
Histomorphological and biomechanical investigations in an animal model.
Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery. September, 2001.

Muellner, T.; Kwasny, O.; Loehnert, V.; Mallinger, R.; Unfried, G.;
Schabus, R.; Plenk, H.,
Light and electron microscopic study of stress-shielding effects on rat
patellar tendon.
Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery. November, 2001.

Vengust, Rok; Daniel, Matej; Antolic, Vane; Zupanc, Oskar; Iglic, Ales;
Kralj-Iglic, Veronika.
Biomechanical evaluation of hip joint after Salter innominate osteotomy:
A long-term follow-up study.
Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery. October, 2001.

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