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Recent publications


  1. Camara, A.K.S. and J.L. Osborn. Central AT1 and AT2 receptors mediate chronic intracerebroventricular angiotensin II-induced drinking in rates fed high sodium chloride diet from weaning. Acta Physiologica Scandinavica 171, 195-201, 2001.
  2. Basile, D.P., D. Donohoe, K. Roethe and J.L. Osborn.  Renal ischemic injury results in permanent damage to peritubular capillaries and influences long-term function.  Am. J. Physiol. (Renal, Fluid and Electrolyte Physiol.) 281: F887-F899, 2001.
  3. Koehler, C., D. Moss and J.L. Osborn.  The Learning Corridor: Exploring an Urban Magnet School Initiative.  2002 Proceedings of the Association for the Education of Teachers in Science: 1053-1067, 2002.
  4. Stocker, S.D., J.L. Osborn, and S.P. Carmichael.  Forebrain Osmotic Regulation of the Sympathetic Nervous System.  Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology 35,695-700, 2008.
  5. Cunningham, J. D., K.D. Bradley, and J. Osborn.  Assessing the impact of Newton’s Universe: Preliminary findings associated with rural school students’ and teachers’ outcomes linked to inquiry-based physical science.  ERS Spectrum, 62: 39-44, 2008.
  6. McNall Krall, R., J.P. Straley, Jr., S.A. Shafer, and J.L. Osborn.  Hands-on at a Distance: Evaluation of a Distance Learning Temperature and Heat Course.  J. Sci. Educ. Technol. 18 (2); 173-186, 2009.
  7. Collett, J.A., A. Hart, E. Patterson, J.K. Kretzer and J.L. Osborn. Renal angiotensin II type 1 receptor expression and associated hypertension in rats with minimal SHR nuclear genome. Physiological Reports 1 (5) 2013: e00104, doi: 10.1002/phy2.104.
  8. Collett JA, Paulose JK, Cassone VM, Osborn JL (2015) Kidney-Specific Reduction of Oxidative Phosphorylation Genes Derived from Spontaneously Hypertensive Rat. PLoS ONE 10(8) 2015: e0136441. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0136441.
  9. Franklin, B.M., L. Xiang, J.A. Collett, M.K. Rhoads and J.L. Osborn. Open problem-based instruction impacts understanding of physiological concepts differently in undergraduate students. Am. J. Physiol. Advances in Physiol. Educ. 39, 2015: doi:10.1152/advan.00082.2015.
  10. Franklin, B.M., E. Maroudas and J.L. Osborn. Low Amplitude Sine-Wave Electrical Stimulation Activates Hemocytes and Initiates a Voltage-Gated Potassium Channel Dependent Wound Healing Response. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology: Part A Molecular and Integrative Physiology. (submitted/in review).

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