Literature Update for keywords: BIOMECH* or LOCOMOT*.

Dan Ferris Rodger Kram
Univ. of Michigan Univ. of Colorado


Uchida KSK. Kitanishi-Yumura T. Yumura S.
Myosin II contributes to the posterior contraction and the anterior
extension during the retraction phase in migrating Dictyostelium cells
Journal of Cell Science. 116(1):51-60, 2003 Jan 1.

Wehrle-Haller B. Imhof BA.
Actin, microtubules and focal adhesion dynamics during cell migration
International Journal of Biochemistry & Cell Biology. 35(1):39-50, 2003


Ward CV.
Interpreting the posture and locomotion of Australopithecus afarensis:
Where do we stand?

Koopman HN. Pabst DA. McLellan WA. Dillaman RM. Read AJ.
Changes in blubber distribution and morphology associated with starvation
in the Harbor porpoise (Phocoena phocoena): evidence for regional
differences in blubber structure and function
Physiological & Biochemical Zoology. 75(5):498-512, 2002 Sep-Oct.

Franklin CE. Wilson RS. Davison W.
Locomotion at-1.0 degrees C: burst swimming performance of five species of
Antarctic fish
Journal of Thermal Biology. 28(1):59-65, 2003 Jan.

Weissburg MJ. James CP. Smee DL. Webster DR.
Fluid mechanics produces conflicting constraints during olfactory
navigation of blue crabs, Callinectes sapidus
Journal of Experimental Biology. 206(1):171-180, 2003 Jan.


Straker L.
Evidence to support using squat, semi-squat and stoop techniques to lift
low-lying objects
International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. 31(3):149-160, 2003 Mar.


Patla AE. Vickers JN.
How far ahead do we look when required to step on specific locations in
the travel path during locomotion?
Experimental Brain Research. 148(1):133-138, 2003 Jan.

Gillet A. Duboy J. Barbier F. Armand S. Jeddi R. Lepoutre FX. Allard
Contribution of accelerated body masses to able-bodied gait
American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 82(2):101-109,
2003 Feb.


Davoodi R. Brown IE. Loeb GE.
Advanced modeling environment for developing and testing FES control
Medical Engineering & Physics. 25(1):3-9, 2003 Jan.

Popovic D. Radulovic M. Schwirtlich L. Jaukovic N.
Automatic vs hand-controlled walking of paraplegics
Medical Engineering & Physics. 25(1):63-73, 2003 Jan.


Issever AS. Walsh A. Lu Y. Burghardt A. Lotz JC. Majumdar S.
Micro-computed tomography evaluation of trabecular bone structure on
loaded mice tail vertebrae
Spine. 28(2):123-128, 2003 Jan 15.

Issever AS. Vieth V. Lotter A. Meier N. Laib A. Newitt D. Majumdar
S. Link TM.
Local differences in the trabecular bone structure of the proximal femur
depicted with high-spatial-resolution MR imaging and multisection CT
Academic Radiology. 9(12):1395-1406, 2002 Dec.

Osada D. Viegas SF. Shah MA. Morris RP. Patterson RM.
Comparison of different distal radius dorsal and volar fracture fixation
plates: A biomechanical study
Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume. 28A(1):94-104, 2003 Jan.

Greenberg JA. Yanagida H. Werner FW. Short WH.
Wide excision of the distal ulna: Biomechanical testing of a salvage
Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume. 28A(1):105-110, 2003 Jan.

Demirkan F. Calandruccio JH. DiAngelo D.
Biomechanical evaluation of flexor tendon function after hamate hook
Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume. 28A(1):138-143, 2003 Jan.

Tanaka SM. Alam I. Turner CH.
Stochastic resonance in osteogenic response to mechanical loading
FASEB Journal. 16(14):NIL_108-NIL_120, 2002 Dec.


Carbon RT. Baar S. Kriegelstein S. Huemmer HP. Baar K. Simon SI.
Evaluating the in vitro adhesive strength of biomaterials. Biosimulator
for selective leak closure
Biomaterials. 24(8):1469-1475, 2003 Apr.

Mitchell P. Jakubowski J.
Failure testing cerebral arteries: are branch points weaker than
unbranched vessels?
British Journal of Neurosurgery. 16(6):578-582, 2002 Dec.

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