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Janine Anne Higgins

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Denver - Anschutz Medical Campus

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    1. Doulah A, Farooq M, Yang X, Parton J, McCrory MA, Higgins JA, Sazonov E. Meal Microstructure Characterization from Sensor-Based Food Intake Detection. Front Nutr. 2017; 4:31. PMID: 28770206.
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    2. Sherk VD, Carpenter RD, Giles ED, Higgins JA, Oljira RM, Johnson GC, Mills S, Maclean PS. Ibuprofen before Exercise Does Not Prevent Cortical Bone Adaptations to Training. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2017 May; 49(5):888-895. PMID: 28079706.
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    3. Sherk VD, Jackman MR, Giles ED, Higgins JA, Foright RM, Presby DM, Johnson GC, Houck JA, Houser JL, Oljira R, MacLean PS. Prior weight loss exacerbates the biological drive to gain weight after the loss of ovarian function. Physiol Rep. 2017 May; 5(10). PMID: 28533263.
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    4. Kriska A, El Ghormli L, Copeland KC, Higgins J, Ievers-Landis CE, Levitt Katz LE, Trief PM, Wauters AD, Yasuda PM, Delahanty LM. Impact of lifestyle behavior change on glycemic control in youth with type 2 diabetes. Pediatr Diabetes. 2018 Feb; 19(1):36-44. PMID: 28378429.
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    5. Giles ED, Hagman J, Pan Z, MacLean PS, Higgins JA. Weight restoration on a high carbohydrate refeeding diet promotes rapid weight regain and hepatic lipid accumulation in female anorexic rats. Nutr Metab (Lond). 2016; 13:18. PMID: 26937246; PMCID: PMC4773993.
    6. Giles ED, Steig AJ, Jackman MR, Higgins JA, Johnson GC, Lindstrom RC, MacLean PS. Exercise Decreases Lipogenic Gene Expression in Adipose Tissue and Alters Adipocyte Cellularity during Weight Regain After Weight Loss. Front Physiol. 2016; 7:32. PMID: 26903882; PMCID: PMC4748045.
    7. Eckel RH, Depner CM, Perreault L, Markwald RR, Smith MR, McHill AW, Higgins J, Melanson EL, Wright KP. Morning Circadian Misalignment during Short Sleep Duration Impacts Insulin Sensitivity. Curr Biol. 2015 Nov 16; 25(22):3004-10. PMID: 26549253.
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    8. Thomas EA, Higgins J, Bessesen DH, McNair B, Cornier MA. Usual breakfast eating habits affect response to breakfast skipping in overweight women. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2015 Apr; 23(4):750-9. PMID: 25755093; PMCID: PMC4380779.
    9. MacLean PS, Higgins JA, Giles ED, Sherk VD, Jackman MR. The role for adipose tissue in weight regain after weight loss. Obes Rev. 2015 Feb; 16 Suppl 1:45-54. PMID: 25614203; PMCID: PMC4371661.
    10. McHill AW, Melanson EL, Higgins J, Connick E, Moehlman TM, Stothard ER, Wright KP. Impact of circadian misalignment on energy metabolism during simulated nightshift work. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Dec 02; 111(48):17302-7. PMID: 25404342; PMCID: PMC4260578.
    11. Fontana JM, Higgins JA, Schuckers SC, Bellisle F, Pan Z, Melanson EL, Neuman MR, Sazonov E. Energy intake estimation from counts of chews and swallows. Appetite. 2015 Feb; 85:14-21. PMID: 25447016; PMCID: PMC4281480.
    12. Higgins JA. Resistant starch and energy balance: impact on weight loss and maintenance. Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr. 2014; 54(9):1158-66. PMID: 24499148; PMCID: PMC4220782.
    13. Higgins J, Hagman J, Pan Z, MacLean P. Increased physical activity not decreased energy intake is associated with inpatient medical treatment for anorexia nervosa in adolescent females. PLoS One. 2013; 8(4):e61559. PMID: 23637854; PMCID: PMC3630220.
    14. Markwald RR, Melanson EL, Smith MR, Higgins J, Perreault L, Eckel RH, Wright KP. Impact of insufficient sleep on total daily energy expenditure, food intake, and weight gain. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013 Apr 02; 110(14):5695-700. PMID: 23479616; PMCID: PMC3619301.
    15. Higgins JA, Brown IL. Resistant starch: a promising dietary agent for the prevention/treatment of inflammatory bowel disease and bowel cancer. Curr Opin Gastroenterol. 2013 Mar; 29(2):190-4. PMID: 23385525.
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    16. Maahs DM, Higgins J. Is carbohydrate counting enough? Towards perfection or unwanted complexity? Diabetes Technol Ther. 2012 Jan; 14(1):3-5. PMID: 22066526.
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    17. Higgins JA. Whole grains, legumes, and the subsequent meal effect: implications for blood glucose control and the role of fermentation. J Nutr Metab. 2012; 2012:829238. PMID: 22132324; PMCID: PMC3205742.
    18. Higgins JA, Jackman MR, Brown IL, Johnson GC, Steig A, Wyatt HR, Hill JO, Maclean PS. Resistant starch and exercise independently attenuate weight regain on a high fat diet in a rat model of obesity. Nutr Metab (Lond). 2011 Jul 07; 8:49. PMID: 21736742; PMCID: PMC3152509.
    19. Steig AJ, Jackman MR, Giles ED, Higgins JA, Johnson GC, Mahan C, Melanson EL, Wyatt HR, Eckel RH, Hill JO, MacLean PS. Exercise reduces appetite and traffics excess nutrients away from energetically efficient pathways of lipid deposition during the early stages of weight regain. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2011 Sep; 301(3):R656-67. PMID: 21715696; PMCID: PMC3174759.
    20. Copeland KC, Zeitler P, Geffner M, Guandalini C, Higgins J, Hirst K, Kaufman FR, Linder B, Marcovina S, McGuigan P, Pyle L, Tamborlane W, Willi S. Characteristics of adolescents and youth with recent-onset type 2 diabetes: the TODAY cohort at baseline. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2011 Jan; 96(1):159-67. PMID: 20962021; PMCID: PMC3038479.
    21. Design of a family-based lifestyle intervention for youth with type 2 diabetes: the TODAY study. Int J Obes (Lond). 2010 Feb; 34(2):217-26. PMID: 19823189; PMCID: PMC2822093.
    22. MacLean PS, Higgins JA, Wyatt HR, Melanson EL, Johnson GC, Jackman MR, Giles ED, Brown IE, Hill JO. Regular exercise attenuates the metabolic drive to regain weight after long-term weight loss. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2009 Sep; 297(3):R793-802. PMID: 19587114; PMCID: PMC2739786.
    23. Higgins JA, LaSalle AL, Zhaoxing P, Kasten MY, Bing KN, Ridzon SE, Witten TL. Validation of photographic food records in children: are pictures really worth a thousand words? Eur J Clin Nutr. 2009 Aug; 63(8):1025-33. PMID: 19259111.
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    24. Higgins JA and Donahoo WT . Adiposity is The Enemy: Body Composition and Insulin Sensitivity. 2009; 142-151.
    25. Brown MA, Storlein LH, Huang XF, Tapsell LC, Else PL, Higgins JA, Brown IL . Dietary fat and carbohydrate composition: Metabolic disease. 2009.
    26. Jackman MR, Steig A, Higgins JA, Johnson GC, Fleming-Elder BK, Bessesen DH, MacLean PS. Weight regain after sustained weight reduction is accompanied by suppressed oxidation of dietary fat and adipocyte hyperplasia. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2008 Apr; 294(4):R1117-29. PMID: 18287221.
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    27. Higgins JA, Brown MA, Storlien LH. Consumption of resistant starch decreases postprandial lipogenesis in white adipose tissue of the rat. Nutr J. 2006 Sep 20; 5:25. PMID: 16987425; PMCID: PMC1618391.
    28. MacLean PS, Higgins JA, Jackman MR, Johnson GC, Fleming-Elder BK, Wyatt HR, Melanson EL, Hill JO. Peripheral metabolic responses to prolonged weight reduction that promote rapid, efficient regain in obesity-prone rats. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2006 Jun; 290(6):R1577-88. PMID: 16455763.
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    29. Donahoo WT, Bessesen DH, Higbee DR, Lei S, Grunwald GK, Higgins JA. Serum lithium concentration can be used to assess dietary compliance in adults. J Nutr. 2004 Nov; 134(11):3133-6. PMID: 15514287.
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    30. Higgins JA, Higbee DR, Donahoo WT, Brown IL, Bell ML, Bessesen DH. Resistant starch consumption promotes lipid oxidation. Nutr Metab (Lond). 2004 Oct 06; 1(1):8. PMID: 15507129.
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    31. MacLean PS, Higgins JA, Johnson GC, Fleming-Elder BK, Donahoo WT, Melanson EL, Hill JO. Enhanced metabolic efficiency contributes to weight regain after weight loss in obesity-prone rats. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2004 Dec; 287(6):R1306-15. PMID: 15331386.
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    32. Higgins JA. Resistant starch: metabolic effects and potential health benefits. J AOAC Int. 2004 May-Jun; 87(3):761-8. PMID: 15287677.
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    33. MacLean PS, Higgins JA, Johnson GC, Fleming-Elder BK, Peters JC, Hill JO. Metabolic adjustments with the development, treatment, and recurrence of obesity in obesity-prone rats. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2004 Aug; 287(2):R288-97. PMID: 15044180.
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    34. Brown MA, Storlien LH, Brown IL, Higgins JA. Cooking attenuates the ability of high-amylose meals to reduce plasma insulin concentrations in rats. Br J Nutr. 2003 Oct; 90(4):823-7. PMID: 13129452.
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    35. Storlien LH, Tapsell LC, Fraser A, Leslie E, Ball K, Higgins JA, Helge JW, Owen N. Insulin resistance. Influence of diet and physical activity. World Rev Nutr Diet. 2001; 90:26-43. PMID: 11545043.
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    36. Storlien LH, Higgins JA, Thomas TC, Brown MA, Wang HQ, Huang XF, Else PL. Diet composition and insulin action in animal models. Br J Nutr. 2000 Mar; 83 Suppl 1:S85-90. PMID: 10889797.
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    37. Higgins J, Proctor D, Denyer G. Aging changes tissue-specific glucose metabolism in rats. Metabolism. 1999 Nov; 48(11):1445-9. PMID: 10582555.
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    38. Higgins JA, Brand Miller JC, Denyer GS. Development of insulin resistance in the rat is dependent on the rate of glucose absorption from the diet. J Nutr. 1996 Mar; 126(3):596-602. PMID: 8598543.
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    39. Wiseman CE, Higgins JA, Denyer GS, Miller JC. Amylopectin starch induces nonreversible insulin resistance in rats. J Nutr. 1996 Feb; 126(2):410-5. PMID: 8632213.
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    40. Colwell DR, Higgins JA, Denyer GS. Incorporation of 2-deoxy-D-glucose into glycogen. Implications for measurement of tissue-specific glucose uptake and utilisation. Int J Biochem Cell Biol. 1996 Jan; 28(1):115-21. PMID: 8624840.
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