Regina Vasilatos-Younken

Dean of the Graduate School; Professor of Poultry Science, Endocrine Physiology, and Nutrition

Regina Vasilatos-Younken

Research Summary

Role of endocrine and metabolic factors in the regulation of muscle and adipose tissue growth.

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Chickens Birds Proteins Interleukin 6 Myogenic Regulatory Factors Nicotinamide Phosphoribosyltransferase Skeletal Muscle Broiler Chickens Dietary Proteins Neuropeptide Y Diet Gene Expression Messenger Rna Gastrointestinal System Signal Transduction Triiodothyronine Muscle Cells Brain Insulin Like Growth Factor Binding Proteins Ligands Cells Muscle Liver Growth Insulin Like Growth Factor I

Most Recent Papers

Nampt/visfatin/PBEF affects expression of myogenic regulatory factors and is regulated by interleukin-6 in chicken skeletal muscle cells

Susan M. Krzysik-Walker, Jill A. Hadley, Jane E. Pesall, Douglas C. McFarland, Regina Vasilatos-Younken, Ramesh Ramachandran, 2011, Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - A Molecular and Integrative Physiology on p. 413-421

Unique profile of chicken adiponectin, a predominantly heavy molecular weight multimer, and relationship to visceral adiposity

Gilbert L. Hendricks, Jill A. Hadley, Susan M. Krzysik-Walker, Kumble Sandeep Prabhu, Regina Vasilatos-Younken, Ramesh Ramachandran, 2009, Endocrinology on p. 3092-3100

Regulation of JAK2 protein expression by chronic, pulsatile GH administration in vivo

Yuan Zhou, Xiaohong Wang, Jill Hadley, Seth J. Corey, Regina Vasilatos-Younken, 2005, General and Comparative Endocrinology on p. 128-139

Oral lavage with polyethylene glycol reduces microbial colonization in the gastrointestinal tract of broilers

A. Farhat, C. W. Maddox, M. E. Edwards, M. H. Costell, J. A. Hadley, Regina Vasilatos-Younken, 2002, Poultry science on p. 585-589

A low residue nutritive supplement as an alternative to feed withdrawal in broilers

A. Farhat, M. E. Edward, M. H. Costell, J. A. Hadley, P. N. Walker, Regina Vasilatos-Younken, 2002, Poultry science on p. 1406-1414

The distribution of neuropeptide Y gene expression in the chicken brain

X. Wang, J. R. Day, Regina Vasilatos-Younken, 2001, Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology on p. 129-136

Altered chicken thyroid hormone metabolism with chronic GH enhancement in vivo

Regina Vasilatos-Younken, Y. Zhou, X. Wang, J. P. McMurtry, R. W. Rosebrough, E. Decuypere, N. Buys, V. M. Darras, S. Van der Geyten, F. Tomas, 2000, Journal of Endocrinology on p. 609-620

Evidence of a role for neuropeptide Y and monoamines in mediating the appetite-suppressive effect of GH

X. Wang, J. R. Day, Y. Zhou, J. L. Beard, Regina Vasilatos-Younken, 2000, Journal of Endocrinology on p. 621-630

Influence of dietary protein on insulin-like growth factor binding proteins in the chicken

T. J. Caperna, R. W. Rosebrough, J. P. McMurtry, Regina Vasilatos-Younken, 1999, Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - B Biochemistry and Molecular Biology on p. 417-421

Dietary protein effects on the broiler's adaptation to triiodothyronine

R. W. Rosebrough, J. P. McMurtry, Regina Vasilatos-Younken, 1999, Growth, Development and Aging on p. 85-98

High-Impact Papers

Nampt/visfatin/PBEF affects expression of myogenic regulatory factors and is regulated by interleukin-6 in chicken skeletal muscle cells

Susan M. Krzysik-Walker, Jill A. Hadley, Jane E. Pesall, Douglas C. McFarland, Regina Vasilatos-Younken, Ramesh Ramachandran, 2011, Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - A Molecular and Integrative Physiology on p. 413-421