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    This week's literature search for biomech* or locomot*

    Jinger Gottschall, PhD
    Emory University
    School of Medicine

    ***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.


    Arrington, S. A., Schoonmaker, J. E., Damron, T. A., Mann, K. A. and
    Allen, M. J. (2006). Temporal changes in bone mass and mechanical
    properties in a murine model of tumor osteolysis. Bone 38, 359-367.

    Challis, M. J., Gaston, P., Wilson, K., Jull, G. A. and Crawford, R.
    (2006). Cyclic pneumatic soft-tissue compression accelerates the union
    of distal radial osteotomies in an ovine model. Journal of Bone and
    Joint Surgery-British Volume 88B, 411-415.

    Diab, T., Condon, K. W., Burr, D. B. and Vashishth, D. (2006).
    Age-related change in the damage morphology of human cortical bone and
    its role in bone fragility. Bone 38, 427-431.

    Garnero, P., Borel, O., Gineyts, E., Duboeuf, F., Solberg, H.,
    Bouxsein, M. L., Christiansen, C. and Delmas, P. D. (2006).
    Extracellular post-translational modifications of collagen are major
    determinants of biomechanical properties of fetal bovine cortical bone.
    Bone 38, 300-309.

    Hong, Y. W., Parks, B. G. and Miller, S. D. (2006). Biomechanical
    analysis of tibial strength after harvest of unicortical tibial grafts
    from two different sites. Foot & Ankle International 27, 190-195.

    Mabilleau, G., Stancu, I. C., Honore, T., Legeay, G., Cincu, C., Basle,
    M. F. and Chappard, D. (2006). Effects of the length of crosslink chain
    on poly(2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate) (pHEMA) swelling and biomechanical
    properties. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A 77A, 35-42.

    Pharoah, P. O. D. (2006). Twins and locomotor disorder in children.
    Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery-British Volume 88B, 295-297.

    Smith, B. J., Lerner, M. R., Bu, S. Y., Lucas, E. A., Hanas, J. S.,
    Lightfoot, S. A., Postier, R. G., Bronze, M. S. and Brackett, D. J.
    (2006). Systemic bone loss and induction of coronary vessel disease in
    a rat model of chronic inflammation. Bone 38, 378-386.


    Di Martino, E. S., Bohra, A., Vande Geest, J. P., Gupta, N., Makaroun,
    M. S. and Vorp, D. A. (2006). Biomechanical properties of ruptured
    versus electively repaired abdominal aortic aneurysm wall tissue.
    Journal of Vascular Surgery 43, 570-576.

    Henke, P. K. (2006). Biomechanical properties of ruptured versus
    electively repaired abdominal aortic aneurysm wall tissue - Invited
    commentary. Journal of Vascular Surgery 43, 576-576.

    Johnson, M. A., Sharpe, G. R. and McConnell, A. K. (2006). Maximal
    voluntary hyperpnoea increases blood lactate concentration during
    exercise. European Journal of Applied Physiology 96, 600-608.


    Barentin, C., Sawada, Y. and Rieu, J. P. (2006). An iterative method to
    calculate forces exerted by single cells and multicellular assemblies
    from the detection of deformations of flexible substrates. European
    Biophysics Journal with Biophysics Letters 35, 328-339.

    Fuja, T. J., Probst-Fuja, M. N. and Titze, I. R. (2006). Changes in
    expression of extracellular matrix genes, fibrogenic factors, and actin
    cytoskeletal organization in retinol treated and untreated vocal fold
    stellate cells. Matrix Biology 25, 59-67.

    Haviv, L., Brill-Karniely, Y., Mahaffy, R., Backouche, F., Ben-Shaul,
    A., Pollard, T. D. and Bernheim-Groswasser, A. (2006). Reconstitution
    of the transition from lamellipodium to filopodium in a membrane-free
    system. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United
    States of America.

    Swank, D. M., Braddock, J., Brown, W., Lesage, H., Bernstein, S. I. and
    Maughan, D. W. (2006). An alternative domain near the ATP binding
    pocket of Drosophila myosin affects muscle fiber kinetics. Biophysical
    Journal 90, 2427-2435.


    Abdala, V. and Moro, S. (2006). Comparative myology of the forelimb of
    Liolaemus sand lizards (Liolaemidae). Acta Zoologica 87, 1-12.

    Clarke, J. A., Zhou, Z. H. and Zhang, F. C. (2006). Insight into the
    evolution of avian flight from a new clade of Early Cretaceous
    ornithurines from China and the morphology of Yixianornis grabaui.
    Journal of Anatomy 208, 287-308.

    Gemballa, S., Konstantinidis, P., Donley, J. M., Sepulveda, C. and
    Shadwick, R. E. (2006). Evolution of high-performance swimming in
    sharks: Transformations of the musculotendinous system from
    subcarangiform to thunniform swimmers. Journal of Morphology 267,

    Hutchinson, J. R. and Gatesy, S. M. (2006). Dinosaur locomotion -
    Beyond the bones. Nature 440, 292-294.

    Le Bon-Jego, M., Masante-Roca, I. and Cattaert, D. (2006).
    State-dependent regulation of sensory-motor transmission: role of
    muscarinic receptors in sensory-motor integration in the crayfish
    walking system. European Journal of Neuroscience 23, 1283-1300.

    Lim, J., Fudge, D. S., Levy, N. and Gosline, J. M. (2006). Hagfish
    slime ecomechanics: testing the gill-clogging hypothesis. Journal of
    Experimental Biology 209, 702-710.

    Liu, Q., Chen, B. J., Gaier, E., Joshi, J. and Wang, Z. W. (2006). Low
    conductance gap junctions mediate specific electrical coupling in
    body-wall muscle cells of Caenorhabditis elegans. Journal of Biological
    Chemistry 281, 7881-7889.

    Pontzer, H. and Wrangham, R. (2006). Ontogeny of Ranging in Wild
    Chimpanzees. International Journal of Primatology.

    Renner, M. (2006). Repeatable measures of take-off flight performance
    in auklets. Journal of Zoology 268, 395-404.

    Rock, J. (2006). Delayed parturition: constraint or coping mechanism in
    a viviparous gekkonid? Journal of Zoology 268, 355-360.

    Sharir, A., Milgram, J. and Shahar, R. (2006). Structural and
    functional anatomy of the neck musculature of the dog (Canis
    familiaris). Journal of Anatomy 208, 331-351.


    Caglar, A., Aydin, C., Ozen, J., Yilmaz, C. and Korkmaz, P. (2006).
    Effects of mesiodistal inclination of implants on stress distribution
    in implant-supported fixed prostheses. International Journal of Oral &
    Maxillofacial Implants 21, 36-44.


    Augustsson, J., Thomee, R., Linden, C., Folkesson, M., Tranberg, R. and
    Karlsson, J. (2006). Single-leg hop testing following fatiguing
    exercise: reliability and biomechanical analysis. Scandinavian Journal
    of Medicine & Science in Sports 16, 111-120.

    Knupp, M., Valderrabano, V. and Hintermann, B. (2006). Anatomical and
    biomechanical aspects of total ankle replacement. Orthopade.

    Koppejan, S., Snijders, C. J., Kooiman, T. and Van Bemmel, B. (2006).
    Hand and arm problems in flautists and a design for prevention.
    Ergonomics 49, 316-322.

    Lee, P. J. and Granata, K. P. (2006). Interface stability influences
    torso muscle recruitment and spinal load during pushing tasks.
    Ergonomics 49, 235-248.

    Linford, C. W., Hopkins, J. T., Schulthies, S. S., Freland, B., Draper,
    D. O. and Hunter, I. (2006). Effects of neuromuscular training on the
    reaction time and electromechanical delay of the peroneus longus
    muscle. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 87, 395-401.

    Smith, A. J., Lloyd, D. G. and Wood, D. J. (2006). A kinematic and
    kinetic analysis of walking after total knee arthroplasty with and
    without patellar resurfacing. Clinical Biomechanics 21, 379-386.

    Ustinova, K. I., Fung, J. and Levin, M. F. (2006). Disruption of
    bilateral temporal coordination during arm swinging in patients with
    hemiparesis. Experimental Brain Research 169, 194-207.


    Cappellini, G., Ivanenko, Y. P., Poppele, R. E. and Lacquaniti, F.
    (2006). Motor patterns in human walking and running. Journal of

    Forner-Cordero, A., Koopman, H. and van der Helm, F. C. T. (2006).
    Describing gait as a sequence of states. Journal of Biomechanics 39,

    Gutmann, A. K., Jacobi, B., Butcher, M. T. and Bertram, J. E. A.
    (2006). Constrained optimization in human running. Journal of
    Experimental Biology 209, 622-632.

    Gutnik, B., Degabriele, R., Bailey, K. and Hudson, G. (2006).
    Acquisition of the lateral inconsistency in involuntary behaviour of
    upper limbs in 12-year-old children during walking at moderate speed.
    Homo-Journal of Comparative Human Biology 57, 51-71.

    Raichlen, D. A. (2006). Effects of limb mass distribution on mechanical
    power outputs during quadrupedalism. Journal of Experimental Biology
    209, 633-644.

    Rietdyk, S. and Rhea, C. K. (2006). Control of adaptive locomotion:
    effect of visual obstruction and visual cues in the environment.
    Experimental Brain Research 169, 272-278.


    Hewett, T. E., Ford, K. R., Myer, G. D., Wanstrath, K. and Scheper, M.
    (2006). Gender differences in hip adduction motion and torque during a
    single-leg agility maneuver. Journal of Orthopaedic Research 24,

    Uchiyama, E., Suzuki, D., Kura, H., Yamashita, T. and Murakami, G.
    (2006). Distal fibular length needed for ankle stability. Foot & Ankle
    International 27, 185-189.


    Aarnes, G. T., Steen, H., Kristiansen, L. P., Festo, E. and Ludvigsen,
    P. (2006). Optimum loading stiffness testing in mode for axial limb
    lengthening. Journal of Orthopaedic Research 24, 348-354.

    Dixon, S. J., Creaby, M. W. and Allsopp, A. J. (2006). Comparison of
    static and dynamic biomechanical measures in military recruits with and
    without a history of third metatarsal stress fracture. Clinical
    Biomechanics 21, 412-419.

    Harrison, D., Janik, T., Cailliet, R., Normand, M., Perron, D. and
    Ferrantelli, J. (2006). Validation of a computer analysis to determine
    3-D rotations and translations of the rib cage in upright posture from
    three 2-D digital images. European Spine Journal.

    Ngu, B. B., Belkoff, S. M., Gelb, D. E. and Ludwig, S. C. (2006). A
    biomechanical comparison of sacral pedicle screw salvage techniques.
    Spine 31, E166-E168.

    Redfern, D. J., Oliveira, M. L. R., Campbell, J. T. and Belkoff, S. M.
    (2006). A biomechanical comparison of locking and nonlocking plates for
    the fixation of calcaneal fractures. Foot & Ankle International 27,

    Schmidt, H., Heuer, F., Simon, U., Kettler, A., Rohlmann, A., Claes, L.
    and Wilke, H. J. (2006). Application of a new calibration method for a
    three-dimensional finite element model of a human lumbar annulus
    fibrosus. Clinical Biomechanics 21, 337-344.


    Aoi, S. and Tsuchiya, K. (2006). Bifurcation and chaos of a simple
    walking model driven by a rhythmic signal. International Journal of
    Non-Linear Mechanics 41, 438-446.

    Li, L. Y. and Tighe, B. (2006). The anisotropic material constitutive
    models for the human cornea. Journal of Structural Biology 153, 223-230.

    McNitt-Gray, J., Requejo, P. and Flashner, H. (2006). Multijoint
    Control Strategies Transfer Between Tasks. Biological Cybernetics.

    Roloff, I., Schoffl, V. R., Vigouroux, L. and Quaine, F. (2006).
    Biomechanical model for the determination of the forces acting on the
    finger pulley system. Journal of Biomechanics 39, 915-923.


    Elisa, J. J., Bratton, D. R., Weinstein, D. M. and Cosgarea, A. J.
    (2006). Comparing two estimations of the quadriceps force distribution
    for use during patellofemoral simulation. Journal of Biomechanics 39,

    Kamper, D. G., Fischer, H. C. and Cruz, E. G. (2006). Impact of finger
    posture on mapping from muscle activation to joint torque. Clinical
    Biomechanics 21, 361-369.

    Romer, L. M. and Dempsey, J. A. (2006). Effects of exercise-induced
    arterial hypoxaemia on limb muscle fatigue and performance. Clinical
    and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology 33, 391-394.

    Romer, L. M., Lovering, A. T., Haverkamp, H. C., Pegelow, D. F. and
    Dempsey, J. A. (2006). Effect of inspiratory muscle work on peripheral
    fatigue of locomotor muscles in healthy humans. Journal of
    Physiology-London 571, 425-439.

    Tashiro, K., Kikuchi, S., Itoyama, Y., Tokumaru, Y., Sobue, G., Mukai,
    E., Akiguchi, I., Nakashima, K., Kira, J. I. and Hirayama, K. (2006).
    Nationwide survey of juvenile muscular atrophy of distal upper
    extremity (Hirayama disease) in Japan. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
    and Other Motor Neuron Disorders 7, 38-45.


    Baier, P. C., Branisa, P., Koch, R., Schindehutte, J., Paulus, W. and
    Trenkwalder, C. (2006). Circadian distribution of motor-activity in
    unilaterally 6-hydroxy-dopamine lesioned rats. Experimental Brain
    Research 169, 283-288.

    Bannatyne, B. A., Edgley, S. A., Hammar, I., Jankowska, E. and Maxwell,
    D. J. (2006). Differential projections of excitatory and inhibitory
    dorsal horn Interneurons relaying information from group II muscle
    afferents in the cat spinal cord. Journal of Neuroscience 26, 2871-2880.

    Fornal, C. A., Martin-Cora, F. J. and Jacobs, B. L. (2006). "Fatigue"
    of medullary but not mesencephalic raphe serotonergic neurons during
    locomotion in cats. Brain Research 1072, 55-61.

    Ivanenko, Y. P., Wright, W. G., Gurfinkel, V. S., Horak, F. and Cordo,
    P. (2006). Interaction of involuntary post-contraction activity with
    locomotor movements. Experimental Brain Research 169, 255-260.

    Lago, N. and Navarro, X. (2006). Correlation between target
    reinnervation and distribution of motor axons in the injured rat
    sciatic nerve. Journal of Neurotrauma 23, 227-240.

    Marina, N., Taheri, M. and Gilbey, M. P. (2006). Generation of a
    physiological sympathetic motor rhythm in the rat following spinal
    application of 5-HT. Journal of Physiology-London 571, 441-450.

    Park, D. and Griffith, L. C. (2006). Electrophysiological and
    Anatomical Characterization of PDF-positive Clock Neurons in the Intact
    Adult Drosophila Brain. Journal of Neurophysiology.

    Taylor, A., Durbaba, R., Ellaway, P. H. and Rawlinson, S. (2006).
    Static and dynamic gamma-motor output to ankle flexor muscles during
    locomotion in the decerebrate cat. Journal of Physiology-London 571,


    Boote, C., Hayes, S., Abahussin, M. and Meek, K. M. (2006). Mapping
    collagen organization in the human cornea: Left and right eyes are
    structurally distinct. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 47,

    Ethier, C. R. (2006). Scleral biomechanics and glaucoma - a connection?
    Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology-Journal Canadien D Ophtalmologie 41,


    Kawashima, N., Taguchi, D., Nakazawa, K. and Akai, M. (2006). Effect of
    lesion level on the orthotic gait performance in individuals with
    complete paraplegia. Spinal Cord.

    Kotani, Y., Cunningham, B., Abumi, K., Dmitriev, A., Hu, N., Ito, M.,
    Shikinami, Y., McAfee, P. and Minami, A. (2006). Multidirectional
    flexibility analysis of anterior and posterior lumbar artificial disc
    reconstruction: in vitro human cadaveric spine model. European Spine

    Maak, T. G., Tominaga, Y., Panjabi, M. M. and Ivancic, P. C. (2006).
    Alar, transverse, and apical ligament strain due to head-turned rear
    impact. Spine 31, 632-638.

    Marras, W. S., Parakkat, J., Chany, A. M., Yang, G., Burr, D. and
    Lavender, S. A. (2006). Spine loading as a function of lift frequency,
    exposure duration, and work experience. Clinical Biomechanics 21,


    Klestil, T., Morlock, M., Schwieger, K., Sellenschloh, K., Curda, B.,
    Biedermann, R., Hennerbichler, A., Schmoelz, W., Rabl, W. and Blauth,
    M. (2006). Migration of two different cementless hip arthroplasty stems
    in combination with two different heads: a biomechanical in vitro
    study. Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery.

    Xu, H. Z., Wang, X. Y., Chi, Y. L., Zhu, Q. A., Lin, Y., Huang, Q. S.
    and Dai, L. Y. (2006). Biomechanical evaluation of a dynamic pedicle
    screw fixation device. Clinical Biomechanics 21, 330-336.


    Colobert, B., Cretual, A., Allard, P. and Delamarche, P. (2006).
    Force-plate based computation of ankle and hip strategies from
    double-inverted pendulum model. Clinical Biomechanics 21, 427-434.

    Stapley, P. J., Ting, L. H., Kuifu, C., Everaert, D. G. and Macpherson,
    J. M. (2006). Bilateral vestibular loss leads to active destabilization
    of balance during voluntary head turns in the standing cat. Journal of


    Brage, S., Brage, N., Ekelund, U., Luan, J., Franks, P. W., Froberg, K.
    and Wareham, N. J. (2006). Effect of combined movement and heart rate
    monitor placement on physical activity estimates during treadmill
    locomotion and free-living. European Journal of Applied Physiology 96,

    Dayakidis, M. K. and Boudolos, K. (2006). Ground reaction force data in
    functional ankle instability during two cutting movements. Clinical
    Biomechanics 21, 405-411.

    Manolopoulos, E., Papadopoulos, C. and Kellis, E. (2006). Effects of
    combined strength and kick coordination training on soccer kick
    biomechanics in amateur players. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine &
    Science in Sports 16, 102-110.


    Galatz, L. M., Sandell, L. J., Rothermich, S. Y., Das, R., Mastny, A.,
    Havlioglu, N., Silva, M. J. and Thomopoulos, S. (2006). Characteristics
    of the rat supraspinatus tendon during tendon-to-bone healing after
    acute injury. Journal of Orthopaedic Research 24, 541-550.

    Shultz, S., Shimokochi, Y., Nguyen, A. D., Ambegaonkar, J. P., Schmitz,
    R. J., Beynnon, B. D. and Perrin, D. H. (2006). Nonweight-bearing
    anterior knee laxity is related to anterior tibial translation during
    transition from nonweight bearing to weight bearing. Journal of
    Orthopaedic Research 24, 516-523.

    Spindler, K. P., Devin, C., Nanney, L. B. and Davidson, J. M. (2006).
    The central ACL defect as a model for failure of intra-articular
    healing. Journal of Orthopaedic Research 24, 401-406.


    Brock, K. K., Dawson, L. A., Sharpe, M. B., Moseley, D. J. and Jaffray,
    D. A. (2006). Feasibility of a novel deformable image registration
    technique to facilitate classification, targeting, and monitoring of
    tumor and normal tissue. International Journal of Radiation Oncology
    Biology Physics 64, 1245-1254.

    Buhimschi, C. S., Buhimschi, I. A., Yu, C. L., Wang, H., Sharer, D. J.,
    Diamond, M. P., Petkova, A. P., Garfield, R. E., Saade, G. R. and
    Weiner, C. P. (2006). The effect of dystocia and previous cesarean
    uterine scar on the tensile properties of the lower uterine segment.
    American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 194, 873-883.

    Cooper, J. A., Bailey, L. O., Carter, J. N., Castiglioni, C. E.,
    Kofron, M. D., Ko, F. K. and Laurencin, C. T. (2006). Evaluation of the
    anterior cruciate ligament, medial collateral ligament, achilles tendon
    and patellar tendon as cell sources for tissue-engineered ligament.
    Biomaterials 27, 2747-2754.

    Lammentausta, E., Kiviranta, P., Nissi, M. J., Laasanen, M. S.,
    Kiviranta, I., Nieminen, M. T. and Jurvelin, J. S. (2006). T-2
    relaxation time and delayed gadolinium-enhanced MRI of cartilage
    (dGEMRIC) of human patellar cartilage at 1.5 T and 9.4 T: Relationships
    with tissue mechanical properties. Journal of Orthopaedic Research 24,

    Vural, E., McLaughlin, N., Hogue, W. R. and Suva, L. J. (2006).
    Comparison of biomechanical properties of alloderm and enduragen as
    static facial sling biomaterials. Laryngoscope 116, 394-396.

    Yang, J. A., Zhao, J. B., Liao, D. H. and Gregersen, H. (2006).
    Biomechanical properties of the layered oesophagus and its remodelling
    in experimental type-1 diabetes. Journal of Biomechanics 39, 894-904.


    Manley, G. T., Rosenthal, G., Lam, M., Morabito, D., Yan, D. H.,
    Derugin, N., Bollen, A., Knudson, M. M. and Panter, S. S. (2006).
    Controlled cortical impact in swine: Pathophysiology and biomechanics.
    Journal of Neurotrauma 23, 128-139.

    Zeman, R. J., Peng, H., Feng, Y., Song, H., Liu, X. P. and Etlinger, J.
    D. (2006). beta(2)-adrenoreceptor agonist-enhanced recovery of
    locomotor function after spinal cord injury is glutathione dependent.
    Journal of Neurotrauma 23, 170-180.


    Clarke, S. P. and Carmichael, S. (2006). Treatment of distal diaphyseal
    fractures using hybrid external skeletal fixation in three dogs.
    Journal of Small Animal Practice 47, 98-103.