Recent publications

Kang, C., D. Yeo, L. L. Ji. Muscle Immobilization Activates Mitochondrial Autophagy and Disrupt Mitochondrial Dynamics. Acta Physiol. (2016. doi:10.1111/apha. 12690)
Powers, S. P., Z. Radak, L. L. Ji. Exercise-induced oxidative stress: A look backward and a look to the future. J. Physiol (London). (2016, 10.1113/JP270646)
Ji, L. L., C. Kang and Y. Zhang. Exercise-induced hormesis and skeletal muscle health. Free Rad. Biol. Med. 98:113-122, 2016. (2016,
Kang, C. and L. L. Ji. PGC-1α Over-expression via local transfection attenuates mitophagy pathway in muscle disuse atrophy. Free Rad. Biol. Med. 93:32-40, 2016.
Li, H., W. Miao, J. Ma, Z. Xu, H. Bo, L. L. Ji, Y. Zhang. Mitochondrial stress triggers inflammatory response of myocardium via NLRP3 inflammasome activation during acute exercise. Oxid. Med. Cell. Longev. (Volume 2016, Article ID 1987149,
Koenig, R, J. Dickman, C. Kang, and L. L. Ji. Avenathranmide Supplementation Attenuate Eccentric Exercise-induced Inflammation and Oxidative Stress in Young Women. Eur. J. Appl. Physiol. 116: 67-76, 2016.
Kang, C., C.A. Goodman, T. A. Hornberger, L. L. Ji. PGC-1α Over-expression by in vivo Transfection Attenuates Mitochondrial Deterioration of Skeletal Muscle Caused by Immobilization. FASEB J. 29:4092-2015
Ji, L.L and C. Kang. Role of PGC-1α in the Etiology of Sarcopenia. Gerontol. 61: 139-148, 2015.
Song C, Zhang JW, Bo H, Ji LL, Zhang Y. The effect of concentric exercise on anti-inflammation of interleukin-6 in skeletal muscle. Chin. J. Sports Med. 34(4):329-333, 2015.
Bo, H., W. Kang, H. Li, X. Wang, L. L. Ji, Y. Zhang. Exercise-induced neuroprotection of hippocampus in APP/PS1 transgenic mice via upregulation of mitochondrial 8-oxoguanine DNA glycosylase, Oxid. Med. Cell. Longev. (dx.doi:10.1155/2014/834502 Epub 2014)
Bo H, Jiang N, Zhang ZY, Ji LL, Zhang Y. Exercise and Health: From evaluation of health promoting effect exercise to exploration of exercise minetics. Progr. Physiol. Sci.. 45(4):251-256, 2014.
Koenig, R., J. R. Dickman, C. Kang, T. Zhang, Y-F. Chu, L. L. J. Avenanthramide Supplementation Attenuates Exercise-induced Inflammation in Postmenopausal Women. Nutrition J. 13:21-31, 2014.
Ji, L. L. and Y. Zhang. Antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects of exercise: role of redox signaling. Free Rad. Res. 48:3-11, 2014.
Jiang N, Bo H, Song C, Guo J, Zhao F, Feng H, Ding H, Ji LL, Zhang Y. Increased vulnerability with aging to MPTP: the mechanisms underlying mitochondrial dynamics. Neurol. Res. 2013, (DOI 10.1179/1743132813Y.0000000296 ner3319.3d)
Kang, C. and L. L. Ji. Muscle immobilization and remobilization downregulates PGC-1 signaling and the mitochondrial biogenesis pathway. J. Appl. Physiol. 115: 1618-1625, 2013.
Kang, C., E. Chung, and L. L. Ji. Exercise training stimulates PGC-1 and mitochondrial biogenic pathway in skeletal muscle of aged rats. Exp. Gerontol. 48: 1343-1350, 2013.
Bo H, Jiang N, Ji LL, Zhang Y. Mitochondrial Redox Metabolism in Aging: Effect of Exercise Interventions. J. Sport Health Sci. 2:67-74, 2013.
Ji, L. L. Healthy aging: Cellular insights. J. Sport Health Sci. 2:65-66, 2013.
Kang C, L. L. Ji. Role of PGC-1a in muscle function and aging: Review. J. Sport Health Sci. 2:81-86, 2013.
Feng, H., C. Kang, J. R. Dickman, R. Koenig, Awoyinka, Y. Zhang and L. L. Ji. Training-induced mitochondrial adaptation: role of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor ? coactivator-1a, nuclear factor-?B and ß-blockade. Exp. Physiol. 98:784-95, 2013.
Sakurai T, O. Kashimura, Y. Kano, H. Ohno, T.Izawa, L. L. Ji, T. M. Best. Role of nitric oxide in muscle regeneration following eccentric muscle contractions in rat skeletal muscle. J. Physiol. Sci. 63:263-270, 2013.
J. Zhao, Y. Tian, J. Cao, L. Jin, L. L. Ji. Mechanism of endurance training-induced erythrocyte deformability in rats involves erythropoiesis. Clin. Hemorheol. Microcirc. 53: 257-66, 2013.
Bao H, Wang X, Chen QY, Ji LL, Zhang Y. Endurance Exercise Affects the Mitochondrial ROS Generation during Aged Muscle Satellite Cells Differentiation. Chin. J. Sport Med. 31:475-482, 2012.
Kang, C and L. L. Ji. Role of PGC-1a Signaling in Skeletal Muscle Health and Disease. Ann. N.Y. Acad. Sci. 1271:110-7, 2012.

Recent book chapters

Ji, L. L., T. Zhang. Avenanthramides. In Whole Grain (Ed. J. Jodee and Wallace, T.C.). John Wiley & Sons. (in press).
Gomez-Cabrera, M. C., F.Sanchis-Gomar, V. E. Martinez-Bello, S. Ibanez-Sania, A. L. Nascimento, L. L. Ji and J. Vina. Exercise as a model to study oxidative stress. In Oxidative Stress in Basic Research and Clinical Practice-Experimental Models (Eds. Samar Basu and Lars Wiklund). Human Press/Springer Science, Uppsala, Sweden (in press)
Ji, L. Li. Metabolic and antioxidant adaptation to exercise: role of redox signaling. In: Nutrition, Exercise, Epigenetics: Aging Interventions (B. P. Yu, Ed.) Springer International Publishing, Switzerland, 2015. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-14830-4_6)
Ji, L. L. Oxidative Stress Response Pathways: Role of Redox Signaling. In: Hormesis in Human Health and Disease (S. Rattan and E. LeBourg, Eds.). CRC Press, p. 282-304, 2014.
Ji, L. L. Antioxidant Signaling: Role of Mitochondria. In Systems Biology of Free Radicals and Anti-Oxidants (Ed. Laher I). Springer-Verlag, Germany 195:1-22, 2013.