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 Adiponectin Adiponectin Receptors Neuropeptide Y Adipose Tissue Receptors Interleukin 6 Brain Myogenic Regulatory Factors Signal Transduction Gene Expression Gastrointestinal System Nicotinamide Phosphoribosyltransferase Broiler Chickens Ligands Birds Proteins Messenger Rna Skeletal Muscle Hormones Body Weight Feed Deprivation Molecular Weight Growth Hormone Non Specific Protein Tyrosine Kinase

Most Recent Publications

Expression of adiponectin and its receptors in avian species

Ramesh Ramachandran, Sreenivasa Maddineni, Olga Ocón-Grove, Gilbert Hendricks, Regina Vasilatos-Younken, Jill A. Hadley, 2012, General and Comparative Endocrinology on p. 88-95

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. Part A, Molecular & integrative physiology on p. 413-421

Gilbert L. Hendricks, Jill A. Hadley, Susan M. Krzysik-Walker, K. 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: A possible mechanism for ligand enhancement of signal transduction

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

Ghrelin-growth hormone relationship in the coccidial-infected chicken

Regina Vasilatos-Younken, 2004, on p. p. 44

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

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

Changes in organ size and plasma levels of thyroid hormones, growth hormone and insulin-like growth factors in chicks fed diets deficient in arginine

Regina Vasilatos-Younken, 2002, on p. p. 68

The distribution of neuropeptide Y gene expression in the chicken brain

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

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

Most-Cited Papers

Expression of adiponectin and its receptors in avian species

Ramesh Ramachandran, Sreenivasa Maddineni, Olga Ocón-Grove, Gilbert Hendricks, Regina Vasilatos-Younken, Jill A. Hadley, 2012, General and Comparative Endocrinology on p. 88-95