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Research Interests for Richard S. Surwit

Research Interests:

1. Interaction of genetics and disease 2, Psychological and central nervous system factors in glucose control in diabetes and obesity.

Acoustic Stimulation, Adaptation, Psychological, Adipocytes, Adipose Tissue, Adipose Tissue, Brown, Adolescent, Adrenergic beta-Agonists, Adrenocorticotropic Hormone, Adult, Affect, African Americans, African Continental Ancestry Group, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Algorithms, Alleles, alpha-Methyltyrosine, Ambulatory Care Facilities, Amino Acids, Branched-Chain, Analysis of Variance, Animals, Anti-Anxiety Agents, Anxiety, Arousal, Autogenic Training, Autonomic Nervous System, Base Sequence, Behavior, Behavior Therapy, Behavioral Medicine, beta-Endorphin, Beverages, Biofeedback, Psychology, Blepharospasm, Blinking, Blood Glucose, Blood Glucose Self-Monitoring, Blood Pressure, Blotting, Northern, Body Composition, Body Mass Index, Body Temperature, Body Temperature Regulation, Body Weight, Bruxism, C-Peptide, Caloric Restriction, Carbon Isotopes, Cardiomegaly, Cardiovascular Diseases, Caregivers, Carrier Proteins, Case-Control Studies, Catecholamines, Cats, Cell Differentiation, Cells, Cultured, Central Nervous System, Child, Cholesterol, Chromosome Mapping, Chromosomes, Human, Pair 11, Circadian Rhythm, Clinical Trials as Topic, Cluster Analysis, Coffee, Cognitive Therapy, Cohort Studies, Combined Modality Therapy, Computer Systems, Continental Population Groups, Coronary Disease, Corticosterone, Crime, Cross-Sectional Studies, Crosses, Genetic, Cyclic AMP, Cyclic AMP-Dependent Protein Kinases, Cytokines, Dementia, Demography, Depression, Depressive Disorder, Diabetes Complications, Diabetes Mellitus, Diabetes Mellitus, Experimental, Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1, Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2, Diabetic Diet, Diazoxide, Diet, Diet Records, Diet, Fat-Restricted, Dietary Carbohydrates, Dietary Fats, Dietary Sucrose, Dietary Supplements, Dioxoles, Disease Models, Animal, Disease Susceptibility, DNA Primers, Dose-Response Relationship, Drug, Double-Blind Method, Eating, Educational Status, Electroshock, Energy Intake, Energy Metabolism, Enzyme Inhibitors, Epinephrine, Equipment Design, European Continental Ancestry Group, Exercise, Exercise Therapy, Eye Diseases, Eye Movements, Eyelid Diseases, Fasting, Fathers, Fatty Acids, Fatty Acids, Nonesterified, Feeding Behavior, Female, Fingers, Follow-Up Studies, Galvanic Skin Response, Gene Expression, Gene Expression Regulation, Gene Targeting, Genetic Predisposition to Disease, Genotype, Glucose, Glucose Intolerance, Glucose Tolerance Test, Handling (Psychology), Health Behavior, Health Maintenance Organizations, Health Status, Heart Rate, Hemoglobin A, Glycosylated, Homeostasis, Hormones, Hostility, Humans, Hydrocortisone, Hydroxyindoleacetic Acid, Hyperglycemia, Hyperinsulinism, Hyperphagia, Hyperplasia, Hypertension, Hypoglycemia, Hypoglycemic Agents, Hypothalamus, Immunity, Income, Individuality, Indoles, Infusions, Parenteral, Inhibition (Psychology), Insulin, Insulin Resistance, Internal-External Control, Intestines, Intraocular Pressure, Ion Channels, Islets of Langerhans, Kinetics, Lauric Acids, Leptin, Life Style, Linear Models, Lipids, Liver, Longitudinal Studies, Macrophages, Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy, Male, Manifest Anxiety Scale, MAP Kinase Signaling System, Mass Spectrometry, Mathematics, Membrane Proteins, Membrane Transport Proteins, Metabolic Syndrome X, Metabolome, Metabolomics, Methods, Methyltyrosines, Mice, Mice, Inbred A, Mice, Inbred C57BL, Mice, Inbred Strains, Mice, Knockout, Mice, Obese, Middle Aged, Minisatellite Repeats, Mitochondrial Proteins, Mixed Connective Tissue Disease, Models, Biological, Models, Molecular, Molecular Sequence Data, Monoamine Oxidase, Motivation, Motor Activity, Muscle, Skeletal, Muscle, Smooth, Myocardium, Myopia, Naloxone, Neuromuscular Diseases, Neurotic Disorders, Norepinephrine, North Carolina, Nystagmus, Pathologic, Obesity, Obesity, Abdominal, Oculomotor Muscles, Organ Size, Organ Specificity, Orientation, Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care), Pancreas, Paralysis, Patient Compliance, Patient Education as Topic, Perfusion, Personality, Personality Inventory, Personality Tests, Phenotype, Photic Stimulation, Placebos, Poliomyelitis, Polymerase Chain Reaction, Polymorphism, Genetic, Postprandial Period, Posture, Prazosin, Pregnancy in Diabetics, Prevalence, Prognosis, Program Evaluation, Promoter Regions, Genetic, Prospective Studies, Protein Biosynthesis, Protein Conformation, Proteins, Prothrombin Time, Psychiatric Status Rating Scales, Psychological Tests, Psychological Theory, Psychophysiology, Questionnaires, Quinazolines, Rats, Rats, Wistar, Raynaud Disease, Reaction Time, Reactive Oxygen Species, Receptors, Adrenergic, beta, Receptors, Adrenergic, beta-3, Receptors, Cytoplasmic and Nuclear, Recombination, Genetic, Reference Values, Regression Analysis, Relaxation, Relaxation Therapy, Remission, Spontaneous, Research, Research Design, Residence Characteristics, Restraint, Physical, Risk, Risk Factors, RNA, Messenger, Rodent Diseases, Scleroderma, Systemic, Self Care, Serotonin, Serotonin Plasma Membrane Transport Proteins, Sex Characteristics, Sex Factors, Sick Role, Signal Transduction, Skin, Skin Temperature, Sleep Disorders, Social Class, Socioeconomic Factors, Software, Species Specificity, Strabismus, Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic, Stress, Physiological, Stress, Psychological, Sucrose, Sulfides, Sympathetic Nervous System, Syndrome, Tandem Repeat Sequences, Teaching, Temperature, Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction Syndrome, Thinness, Time Factors, Toxoplasmosis, Animal, Transcription Factors, Trauma, Nervous System, Treatment Outcome, Tryptophan, Tyrosine 3-Monooxygenase, Uncoupling Agents, United States, Up-Regulation, Veterans, Vision Disorders, Visual Acuity, Weight Gain, Young Adult
Representative Publications   (search)
  1. Fleury C, Neverova M, Collins S, Raimbault S, Champign O, Levi Meyrueis C, Bouillaud F, Seldin MF, Surwit RS, ricquier D, Warden CH: Uncoupling protein-2: A novel candidate thermogenic protein linked to obesity and insulin resistance. Nature Genetics 15: 269-272, 1997. .
  2. Collins S, Kuhn CM, Petro AE, Swick AG, Chruny BA, Surwit RS: Role of leptin in fat regulation. Nature 360: 677, 1996. .
  3. Surwit RS, Feinglos MN, Rodin J, Sutherland A, Petro AE, Opara EC, Kuhn M: Rebuffe-Scrive. Differential effects of fat and sucrose on the development of obesity and diabetes in C57BL/6J and A/J mice. Metabolism 44: 645-651, 1995. .

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