I do not believe last week's Update was posted, so here it is again:
This week's literature search for biomech* or locomot*.

Young-Hui Chang
School of Applied Physiology
Georgia Institute of Technology


Woll, J. E. and D. M. Smith (2005). "Bone and connective tissue."
Clinics in Laboratory Medicine 25(3): 499-+.


Buillmore, S. R. and J. F. Burn (2005). "Scaling of elastic energy
storage in mammalian limb tendons: do small mammals really lose out?"
Biology Letters 1(1): 57-59.

Frantsevich, L., Z. D. Dai, W. Y. Wang and Y. F. Zhang (2005).
"Geometry of elytra opening and closing in some beetles (Coleoptera,
Polyphaga)." Journal of Experimental Biology 208(16): 3145-3158.

Iwata, K., T. Sakamoto, I. Iwata, E. Nishiguchi and M. Kajimura
(2005). "High ambient ammonia promotes growth in a ureogenic goby,
Mugilogobius abei." Journal of Comparative Physiology B-Biochemical
Systemic and Environmental Physiology 175(6): 395-404.

Jezierski, T., N. Scheffler, W. Bessei and E. Schumacher (2005).
"Demand functions for cage size in rabbits selectively bred for high
and low activity in open-field." Applied Animal Behaviour Science
93(3-4): 323-339.

Lee, K. A., L. B. Martin and M. C. Wikelski (2005). "Responding to
inflammatory challenges is less costly for a successful avian
invader, the house sparrow (Passer domesticus), than its
less-invasive congener." Oecologia 145(2): 244-251.

Lingham-Soliar, T. (2005). "Caudal fin allometry in the white shark
Carcharodon carcharias: implications for locomotory performance and
ecology (vol 92, pg 231, 2005)." Naturwissenschaften 92(8): 398-398.

Schaeffer, P. J., J. J. Villarin, D. J. Pierotti, D. P. Kelly and S.
L. Lindstedt (2005). "Cost of transport is increased after cold
exposure in Monodelphis domestica: training for inefficiency."
Journal of Experimental Biology 208(16): 3159-3167.

Seebacher, F., W. Davison, C. J. Lowe and C. E. Franklin (2005). "A
falsification of the thermal specialization paradigm: compensation
for elevated temperatures in Antarctic fishes." Biology Letters 1(2):

Waters, R. P., A. J. Emerson, M. J. Watt, G. L. Forster, J. G.
Swallow and C. H. Summers (2005). "Stress induces rapid changes in
central catecholaminergic activity in Anolis carolinensis: Restraint
and forced physical activity." Brain Research Bulletin 67(3): 210-218.

Weber, T. P., J. Borgudd, A. Hedenstrom, K. Persson and G. Sandberg
(2005). "Resistance of flight feathers to mechanical fatigue covaries
with moult strategy in two warbler species." Biology Letters 1(1):


Browning, R. C., E. A. Baker, J. A. Herron and R. Kram "Effects of
Obesity and Sex on the Energetic Cost and Preferred Speed of
Walking." Journal of Applied Physiology.

Deshpande, N. and A. E. Patla (2005). "Dynamic visual-vestibular
integration during goal directed human locomotion." Experimental
Brain Research 166(2): 237-247.

Hallemans, A., D. De Clercq, B. Otten and P. Aerts (2005). "3D joint
dynamics of walking in toddlers - A cross-sectional study spanning
the first rapid development phase of walking." Gait & Posture 22(2):

Mulavara, A. P., J. T. Richards, T. Ruttley, A. Marshburn, Y. Nomura
and J. J. Bloomberg (2005). "Exposure to a rotating virtual
environment during treadmill locomotion causes adaptation in heading
direction." Experimental Brain Research 166(2): 210-219.

Nurse, M. A., M. Hulliger, J. M. Wakeling, B. M. Nigg and D. J.
Stefanyshyn (2005). "Changing the texture of footwear can alter gait
patterns." Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology 15(5): 496-506.

Usherwood, J. R. (2005). "Why not walk faster?" Biology Letters 1(3): 338-341.


Abrams, G. D., S. R. Ward, J. Friden and R. L. Lieber (2005).
"Pronator teres is an appropriate donor muscle for restoration of
wrist and thumb extension." Journal of Hand Surgery-American Volume
30A(5): 1068-1073.

Lee, S. K., E. N. Kubiak, E. Lawler, K. Iesaka, F. A. Liporace and S.
M. Green (2005). "Thumb metacarpophalangeal ulnar collateral ligament
injuries: A biomechanical simulation study of four static
reconstructions." Journal of Hand Surgery-American Volume 30A(5):

Lee, S. K., E. N. Kubiak, F. A. Liporace, D. M. Parisi, K. Iesaka and
M. A. Posner (2005). "Fixation of tendon grafts for collateral
ligament reconstructions: A cadaveric biomechanical study." Journal
of Hand Surgery-American Volume 30A(5): 1051-1055.


Upadhyay, N., S. R. Vollans, B. B. Seedhom and R. W. Soames (2005).
"Effect of patellar tendon shortening on tracking of the patella."
American Journal of Sports Medicine 33(10): 1565-1574.


Dumas, R., R. Aissaoui, D. Mitton, W. Skalli and J. A. de Guise
(2005). "Personalized body segment parameters from biplanar low-dose
radiography." Ieee Transactions on Biomedical Engineering 52(10):

Yoo, T. D., E. Kim, J. Han and D. K. Bogen (2005). "Geometric and
biomechanical analysis for computer-aided design of assistive medical
devices." Computer-Aided Design 37(14): 1521-1532.


Attaix, D., L. Mosoni, D. Dardevet, L. Combaret, P. P. Mirand and J.
Grizard (2005). "Altered responses in skeletal muscle protein
turnover during aging in anabolic and catabolic periods."
International Journal of Biochemistry & Cell Biology 37(10):

Lang, C. H., R. A. Frost, A. D. Summer and T. C. Vary (2005).
"Molecular mechanisms responsible for alcohol-induced myopathy in
skeletal muscle and heart." International Journal of Biochemistry &
Cell Biology 37(10): 2180-2195.

Mackinnon, S. E., C. B. Novak, T. M. Myckatyn and T. H. Tung (2005).
"Results of reinnervation of the biceps and brachialis muscles with a
double fascicular transfer for elbow flexion." Journal of Hand
Surgery-American Volume 30A(5): 978-985.


Starkey, M. L., A. W. Barritt, P. K. Yip, M. Davies, F. T. P. Hamers,
S. B. McMahon and E. J. Bradbury (2005). "Assessing behavioural
function following a pyramidotomy lesion of the corticospinal tract
in adult mice." Experimental Neurology 195(2): 524-539.


Allen, R. T., C. M. Robertson, A. T. Pennock, W. D. Bugbee, F. L.
Harwood, V. W. Wong, A. C. Chen, R. L. Sah and D. Amiel (2005).
"Analysis of stored osteochondral allografts at the time of surgical
implantation." American Journal of Sports Medicine 33(10): 1479-1484.

Amanat, N., R. Brown, L. E. Bilston and D. G. Little (2005). "A
single systemic dose of pamidronate improves bone mineral content and
accelerates restoration of strength in a rat model of fracture
repair." Journal of Orthopaedic Research 23(5): 1029-1034.

Beynnon, B. D., R. J. Johnson, J. A. Abate, B. C. Fleming and C. E.
Nichols (2005). "Treatment of anterior cruciate ligament injuries,
part I." American Journal of Sports Medicine 33(10): 1579-1602.

Dargel, J., R. Schmidt-Wiethoff, J. Schmidt and E. Koebke (2005).
"Histomorphology and microradiography of quadriceps tendon-patellar
bone grafts in press-fit anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction."
Journal of Orthopaedic Research 23(5): 1206-1210.

Leedy, J. E., J. E. Janis and R. J. Rohrich (2005). "Reconstruction
of acquired scalp defects: An algorithmic approach." Plastic and
Reconstructive Surgery 116(4): 1114-1114.

Miller, B. S., W. O. P. Dorsey, C. R. Bryant and J. C. Austin (2005).
"The effect of lateral cortex disruption and repair on the stability
of the medial opening wedge high tibial osteotomy." American Journal
of Sports Medicine 33(10): 1552-1557.

Ruch, D. S., B. C. Lumsden and A. Papadonikolakis (2005). "Distal
radius fractures: A comparison of tension band wiring versus ulnar
outrigger external fixation for the management of distal radioulnar
instability." Journal of Hand Surgery-American Volume 30A(5): 969-977.

Schell, H., D. R. Epari, J. P. Kassi, H. Bragulla, H. J. Bail and G.
N. Duda (2005). "The course of bone healing is influenced by the
initial shear fixation stability." Journal of Orthopaedic Research
23(5): 1022-1028.


Kumar, S., R. Ferrari and Y. Narayan (2005). "Effect of trunk flexion
on cervical muscle EMG to rear impacts." Journal of Orthopaedic
Research 23(5): 1105-1111.


Arena, P., L. Fortuna, M. Frasca and L. Patane (2005). "A CNN-based
chip for robot locomotion control." Ieee Transactions on Circuits and
Systems I-Regular Papers 52(9): 1862-1871.

Bishop, B. E., F. L. Crabbe and B. M. Hudock (2005). "Design of a
low-cost, highly mobile urban search and rescue robot." Advanced
Robotics 19(8): 879-899.

Kim, J., B. Kim, J. Ryu, Y. Jeong, J. Park, H. C. Kim and K. Chun
(2005). "Potential of thermo-sensitive hydrogel as an actuator."
Japanese Journal of Applied Physics Part 1-Regular Papers Brief
Communications & Review Papers 44(7B): 5764-5768.


Ignatius, A. A., P. Augat, E. Hollstein, S. Schorlemmer, M. Peraus,
P. Pokinskyj and L. Claes (2005). "Biocompatibility and functionality
of the degradable polymer alkylene bis(dilactoyl)-methacrylate for
screw augmentation in vivo." Journal of Biomedical Materials Research
Part B-Applied Biomaterials 75B(1): 128-136.

Pezowicz, C. A., P. A. Robertson and N. D. Broom (2005).
"Intralamellar relationships within the collagenous architecture of
the annulus fibrosus imaged in its fully hydrated state." Journal of
Anatomy 207(4): 299-312.


Telezhenko, E. and C. Bergsten (2005). "Influence of floor type on
the locomotion of dairy cows." Applied Animal Behaviour Science
93(3-4): 183-197.


Lee, A., H. Y. Lee and M. Kardar (2005). "Symmetry-breaking motility
- art. no. 138101." Physical Review Letters 9513(13): 8101-8101.