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  1. F. Ahmed, A. Sarsenbayeva, P. Katsogiannos, C. Aguer*, M. J. Pereira*. *co-corresponding authors. The effects of bisphenol A and bisphenol S on adipokine expression and glucose metabolism in human subcutaneous adipose tissue. Toxicology. 2020. 22;445:152600.--
  2. A. Caron, F. Ahmed, V. Peshdary, L. Garneau, E. Atlas, C. Aguer. Effects of PCB126 on adipose-to-Muscle Communication in an in vitro Model. Environ Health Persp. 2020. 128(10):107002.-
  3. C. Aguer, E. Loro, D. Di Raimondo. Editorial: The Role of Muscle Secretome in Health and Disease. Frontiers in Physiology. 2020.
  4. R. Al Batran, K. Gopal, M.E. Capozzi, J.J. Chahade, B. Saleme, S.A. Tabatabaei-Dakhili, A.A. Greenwell, J. Niu, M. Almutairi, N.J. Byrne, G. Masson, R, Kim, F. Eaton, E.E. Mulvihill, L. Garneau, A.R. Masters, Z. Desta, C.A. Velázquez-Martínez, C. Aguer, P.A. Crawford, G. Sutendra, J.E. Campbell, J.R.B. Dyck, J.R. Ussher. Pimozide alleviates obesity-induced dysglycemia via inhibiting skeletal muscle ketone body oxidation. Cell Metabolism. 2020. S1550-4131(20)30132-7.
  5. L. Garneau, S.A. Parsons, S.R. Smith, E.E. Mulvihill, L.M. Sparks*, C. Aguer*. Plasma Myokine Concentrations After Acute Exercise in Non-obese and Obese Sedentary Women. Front Physiol. 2020. 11:18 *, co-corresponding authors
  6. F. Ahmed*, L. Chehadé*, L. Garneau, A. Caron, C. Aguer. The effects of acute BPA exposure on skeletal muscle mitochondrial function and glucose metabolism. Mol Cell Endocr. 2020. 499:110580. *, co-first authors
  7. K.A. Hutchinson, S. Mohammad, L. Garneau, K. McKinnis, C. Aguer, K.B. Adamo. Examination of the myokine response in pregnant and non-pregnant women following an acute bout of moderate-intensity walking. Front Physiol. 2019. 10:1188.
  8. L. Garneau, C. Aguer. Role of myokines in the development of muscle insulin resistance and related metabolic defects in type 2 diabetes. 2019. 45(6):505-516.
  9. E. Guérin, H. Jaafar, L. Amrani, D. Prud'homme, C. Aguer. Intervention strategies to prevent comorbid depression among individuals with type 2 diabetes: a scoping review. Frontiers in Public Health. 2019. 5:7-35.
  10. L. Nadeau, C. Aguer. Reply to “Discussion of ‘Interleukin-15 as a myokine: mechanistic insight into its effect on skeletal muscle metabolism’ -- Interleukin-15 and interleukin-15Rα-dependent/-independent functions in human skeletal muscle are largely unknown”. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism. 2019. 44(3):338-339
  11. C. Tremblay Laganière, L. Garneau, J.F. Mauger, V. Peshdary, E. Atlas, A.S. Nikolla, N.A. Chapados, C. Aguer. Polychlorinated biphenyl 126 exposure in rats alters skeletal muscle mitochondrial function. Environ Sci Pollut Res. 2019. 26(3):2375-2386.
  12. L. Nadeau, D.A. Patten, A. Caron, L. Garneau, E. Pinault-Masson, M. Foretz, P. Haddad, B.G. Anderson, L. Quinn, K. Jardine, M. McBurney, E.E. Pistilli, M.E. Harper, C. Aguer. IL-15 improves skeletal muscle oxidative metabolism and glucose uptake in association with increased respiratory chain supercomplex formation and AMPK pathway activation. BBA General Subject. 2019. 1863:395-407.
  13. L. Nadeau, C. Aguer. Interleukin-15 as a myokine: effects on skeletal muscle metabolism and mechanistic insights. Invited review in Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism.  2019. 44(3):229-238.
  14. K. Lambert, C. Aguer, M. Kitzmann, A. Mannarino, C. Fédou, E. Raynaud De Mauverger, J. Mercier, J-F. Brun. Whole-body lipid oxidation during exercise is correlated to insulin sensitivity and mitochondrial function in middle-aged obese men. Austin Diabetes Research. 2017. 2(1):1013.
  15. C. Dubé, C. Aguer, K. Adamo, S. Bainbridge. A role for maternally derived myokines to optimize placental function and fetal growth across gestation. Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism. 2017. In press.
  16. D.P. Blondin, A. Daoud, T. Taylor, H. Tingelstad, V.Bézaire, D. Richard, A.C. Carpentier, A.W. Taylor, M.-E. Harper, C. Aguer*, F. Haman*. Four-weeks of cold acclimation in adult humans shifts the ATPase-independent source of heat production from skeletal muscle to BAT. J Physiol. 2017. 595(6):2099-2113. *indicates co-corresponding authors.
  17. C. Aguer*, B. Piccolo$, O. Fiehn, S.H. Adams, M.E. Harper. Untargeted metabolomics uncovers a novel amino acid signature from exercised mice overexpressing muscle uncoupling protein 3. 2017. 31(2):814-827. *indicates co-first authors.
  18. L. Chehade*, A. Caron*, C. Aguer. Persistent organic pollutants: potential role in the development of insulin resistance and mitochondrial dysfunction in skeletal muscle. Environment and Natural Resources Research. 2016. 6 (4). *indicates co-first authors.
  19. J.F. Mauger*, L. Nadeau*, A. Caron, N.A. Chapados, C. Aguer. Polychlorinated biphenyl 126 exposure in L6 myotubes alters glucose metabolism: a pilot study. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2016. Mar 2. *indicates co-first authors.

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