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Black Bear Publications, Translational Research Publications, Abstract Publications


Black Bear Publications

Iles TL, Laske TG, Iaizzo PA, Tsur EE: Neuromorphic representation of cardiac data from the American black bear during hibernation. Proceedings of the 2021 Virtual Design of Medical Devices Conference. DMD2021-1073. DOI: 10.1115/DMD2021-1073 DOI: 10.1115/DMD2021-1073

Garshelis DL, Noyce KV, Ditmer MA, Coy PL, Tri AN, Laske TG, Iaizzo PA: Remarkable adaptations of the American Black Bear help explain why it is the most common bear: a long-term study from the center of its range. In: Bears of the World: Ecology, Conservation and Management, Penteriani V, Melletti M (eds.), Cambridge University Press, Chapter 5, pages 53-62, 2020 DOI: 10.1017/9781108692571

Ditmer MA, Werden LK, Tanner JC, Vincent JB, Callahan P, Iaizzo PA, Laske TG, Garshelis DL: Bears habituate to the repeated exposure of a novel stimulus, unmanned aircraft systems. Conservation Physiology, Open Access article, 7:coy067, 2019 DOI: 10.1093/conphys/coy067

Laske TG, Evans AL, Arnemo JM, Iles TL, Ditmer MA, Fröbert O, Garshelis DL, Iaizzo PA: Development and utilization of implantable cardiac monitors in free-ranging American black and Eurasian brown bears: system evoluation and lessons learned. Animal Biotelemetry 6:13, 2018 DOI: 10.1186/s40317-018-0157-z

Ditmer MA, Rettler SJ, Fieberg JR, Iaizzo PA, Laske TG, Noyce KV, Garshelis DL: American black bears perceive the risks of crossing roads. Behavioral Ecology, 2018 DOI: 10.1093/beheco/ary020

Laske TG, Iaizzo PA, Garshelis DL: Six years in the life of a mother bear—the longest continuous heart rate recordings from a free-ranging mammal. Scientific Reports, 7: 40732, 2017 DOI: 10.1038/srep40732

Iles TL, Laske TG, Garshelis DL, Iaizzo PA: Blood clotting behavior is innately modulated in Ursus Americanus during early and late denning relative to summer months. Journal of Experimental Biology 220(Pt. 3): 455-459, 2017 DOI: 10.1242/jeb.141549

Ditmer MA, Garshelis DL, Noyce KV, Laske TG, Iaizzo PA, Burk TE, Forester JD, Fieberg JR: Behavioral and physiological responses of American black bears to landscape features within an agricultural region. Ecosphere 6(3): Article 28, March 2015. DOI: 10.1890/ES14-00199.1

Ditmer MA, Vincent JB, Werden LK, Iaizzo PA, Garshelis DL, Fieberg JR: Bears show a physiological but limited behavioral response to unmanned aerial vehicles. Current Biology 25: 2278-2283, 2015 DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2015.07.024

Colbert RW, Holley CT, Hocum Stone L, Crampton M, Adabag S, Garcia S, Iaizzo PA, Ward HB, Kelly RF, McFalls EO: The recovery of hibernating hearts lies on a spectrum: from bears in nature to patients with coronary artery disease. Journal of Cardiovascular Translational Research 8: 244-252, 2015 DOI: 10.1007/s12265-015-9625-5

Laske TG, Garshelis DL, Iaizzo PA: Big data in wildlife research: remote web-based monitoring of hibernating black bears. BMC Physiology 14: 13, 2014 DOI: 10.1186/s12899-014-0013-1

Ditmer M, Noyce K, Laske T, Iaizzo P, Garshelis D: Creating a metabolic map to assess potential for range expansion of American black bears. International Bear News, 21, 2012. PDF

Iaizzo PA, Laske TG, Harlow HJ, McClay CB, Garshelis DL: Wound healing during hibernation by black bears (Ursus americanus) in the wild: elicitation of reduced scar formation. Integrative Zoology 7(1): 48-60, 2012 DOI: 10.1111/j.1749-4877.2011.00280.x

Laske TG, Garshelis DL, Iaizzo PA: Monitoring the wild black bear's reaction to human and environmental stressors. BMC Physiology 11(1): 13, 2011 DOI: 10.1186/1472-6793-11-13

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Laske TG, Harlow HJ, Garshelis DL, Iaizzo PA: Extreme respiratory sinus arrhythmia enables overwintering black bear survival—physiological insights and applications to human medicine. Journal of Cardiovascular Translational Research 3(5): 559-569, 2010 DOI: 10.1007/s12265-010-9185-7 PDF

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Harlow HJ, Lohuis T, Beck TD, Iaizzo PA: Muscle strength in overwintering bears. Nature 409: 997, 2001 DOI: 10.1038/35059165 PDF

Lohuis TD, Harlow HJ, Beck TD, Iaizzo PA: Hibernating bears conserve muscle strength and maintain fatigue resistance. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology, 80: 257-269, 2007 DOI: 10.1086/513190 PDF

Sola S, Garshelis DL, Amaral JD, Noyce KV, Coy PL, Steer CJ, Iaizzo PA, Rodrigues CMP: Plasma levels of ursodeoxycholic acid in black bears, Ursus americanus: seasonal changes. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 143:204-208, 2006 DOI: 10.1016/j.cbpc.2006.02.002 PDF

Laske TG, Harlow HJ, Werder JC, Marshall MT, Iaizzo PA: High capacity implantable data recorders: System design and experience in canines and denning black bears. Journal of Biomechanical Engineering 127: 964-971, 2005 DOI: 10.1115/1.2049340 PDF


Translational Research Publications

Seewald M, Coles Jr JA, Sigg DC, Iaizzo PA: Featured Article: Pharmacological postconditioning with delta opioid attenuates myocardial reperfusion injury in isolated porcine hearts. Experimental Biology & Medicine 242:986-995, 2016 DOI: 10.1177/1535370216684041

Hong J, Sigg DC, Coles JA JR, Oeltgen PR, Harlow HJ, Soule CL, Iaizzo PA: Hibernation induction trigger reduces hypoxic damage of swine skeletal muscle. Muscle & Nerve 32; 200-207, 2005 DOI: 10.1002/mus.20354

Sigg, DC, Coles JA Jr, Gallagher WJ, Oeltgen PR, Iaizzo PA: Opioid preconditioning: myocardial function and energy metabolism. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 72: 1576-1582, 2001 DOI: 10.1016/S0003-4975(01)03084-3


Abstract Publications

Howard SA, Rothstein K, Laske TG, Garshelis DL, Iaizzo PA: Estimating water loss during hibernation in the American black bear (Ursus americanus). Presented at Experimental Biology Conference 2012, San Diego, CA. PDF

Timothy G. Laske, David L. Garshelis, Karen V. Noyce, Mark A. Ditmer, Henry J. Harlow, Paul A. Iaizzo: Human Cardiac Monitoring Technologies help Advance Understanding of Free-ranging American Black Bears. Presented at the International Conference on Bear Research and Managment, September 2013, Provo, UT. PDF


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