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Prof Rod Snow

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Position

Deputy Head Of School

Faculty

Faculty of Health

Department

School of Exercise & Nut. Sci.

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Bachelor of Applied Science, Footscray Inst. of Technology, 1984
Master of Applied Science, Footscray Inst. of Technology, 1989
Doctor of Philosophy, Victoria Univ. of Technology, 1997

Contact

rod.snow@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 925 17315

Research interests

Major research interest is understanding how skeletal muscle regulates creatine content in health and disease

Teaching interests

Lecturer in undergraduate units including HBS109, HSE303, HSE201, HSE304 and HSE208. Co-supervisor of three PhD and one honours student.

Conferences

Ireland Z, Castillo-Melendez M, Dickinson H, Russell AP, Snow R, Walker DW. 2011. Maternal dietary creatine supplementation protects the newborn spiny mouse brain from intrapartum hypoxia. Australian Neuroscience Society, Auckland. Brown EL, Sepulveda P, Wright CR, Snow R, Russell AP. 2010. PGC-1α and PGC-1β regulate protein synthesis in C2C12 myotubes. Australian Physiological Society Meeting Adelaide. Russell AP, Wright CR, Snow R J, Ward AC. 2009. G-CSF as a potential therapeutic target for skeletal muscle regeneration. Making Muscle in the Embryo and Adult. A joint meeting of Frontiers in Myogenesis and Skeletal Muscle Satellite and Stem Cells, New York. Wallace MA, Sepulveda PV, Snow RJ, Russell AP. 2009. STARS is upregulated following endurance exercise- a PGC-1/MEF2 mediated response? Making Muscle in the Embryo and Adult. A joint meeting of Frontiers in Myogenesis and Skeletal Muscle Satellite and Stem Cells, New York. Stefanetti RJ, Snow RJ, Russell AP. 2009. The role and regulation of atrogin-1 in human myotubes. Making Muscle in the Embryo and Adult. A joint meeting of Frontiers in Myogenesis and Skeletal Muscle Satellite and Stem Cells, New York.

Awards

2003 Professional Achievement Award for Research, School of Human Movement, Recreation and Performance, Victoria University of Technology.

Publications

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2017

The impact of heat exposure and sleep restriction on firefighters' work performance and physiology during simulated wildfire suppression

G Vincent, B Aisbett, B Larsen, N Ridgers, R Snow, S Ferguson

(2017), Vol. 14, pp. 1-15, International journal of environmental research and public health, Basel, Switzerland, C1

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Creatine biosynthesis and transport by the term human placenta

S Ellery, P Della Gatta, C Bruce, G Kowalski, M Davies-Tuck, J Mockler, P Murthi, D Walker, R Snow, H Dickinson

(2017), Vol. 52, pp. 86-93, Placenta, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Does maternal-fetal transfer of creatine occur in pregnant sheep?

S Baharom, R De Matteo, S Ellery, P Della Gatta, C Bruce, G Kowalski, N Hale, H Dickinson, R Harding, D Walker, R Snow

(2017), Vol. 313, pp. E75-E83, American journal of physiology, endocrinology and metabolism, Bethesda, Md., C1

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2016

Dietary creatine supplementation during pregnancy: a study on the effects of creatine supplementation on creatine homeostasis and renal excretory function in spiny mice

S Ellery, D LaRosa, M Kett, P Della Gatta, R Snow, D Walker, H Dickinson

(2016), Vol. 48, pp. 1819-1831, Amino acids, Berlin, Germany, C1

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Ascorbic acid supplementation improves skeletal muscle oxidative stress and insulin sensitivity in people with type 2 diabetes: findings of a randomized controlled study

S Mason, P Della Gatta, R Snow, A Russell, G Wadley

(2016), Vol. 93, pp. 227-238, Free radical biology and medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Maternal creatine supplementation during pregnancy prevents long-term changes in diaphragm muscle structure and function after birth asphyxia

D LaRosa, S Ellery, H Parkington, R Snow, D Walker, H Dickinson

(2016), Vol. 11, pp. 1-17, PLoS one, San Francisco, Calif., C1

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Short duration heat acclimation in Australian football players

M Kelly, P Gastin, D Dwyer, S Sostaric, R Snow

(2016), Vol. 15, pp. 118-125, Journal of sports science and medicine, Bursa, Turkey, C1

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Ibuprofen ingestion does not affect markers of post-exercise muscle inflammation

L Vella, J Markworth, G Paulsen, T Raastad, J Peake, R Snow, D Cameron-Smith, A Russell

(2016), Vol. 7, pp. 1-9, Frontiers in physiology, Lausanne, Switzerland, C1

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Maternal creatine supplementation during pregnancy prevents acute and long-term deficits in skeletal muscle after birth asphyxia: a study of structure and function of hind limb muscle in the spiny mouse

D LaRosa, S Ellery, R Snow, D Walker, H Dickinson

(2016), Vol. 80, pp. 852-860, Pediatric research, New York, N.Y., C1

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Maternal creatine in pregnancy: a retrospective cohort study.

H Dickinson, M Davies-Tuck, S Ellery, J Grieger, E Wallace, R Snow, D Walker, V Clifton

(2016), Vol. 123, pp. 1830-1838, BJOG: an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology, Chichester, Eng., C1

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Renal dysfunction in early adulthood following birth asphyxia in male spiny mice, and its amelioration by maternal creatine supplementation during pregnancy

S Ellery, D LaRosa, L Cullen-McEwen, R Brown, R Snow, D Walker, M Kett, H Dickinson

(2016), pp. 1-26, Pedistric research, Baltimore, Md., C1

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2015

Fluid intake, hydration, work physiology of wildfire fighters working in the heat over consecutive days

J Raines, R Snow, D Nichols, B Aisbett

(2015), Vol. 59, pp. 554-565, Annals of occupational hygiene, Oxford, Eng., C1

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Maternal creatine homeostasis is altered during gestation in the spiny mouse: is this a metabolic adaptation to pregnancy?

S Ellery, D LaRosa, M Kett, P Della Gatta, R Snow, D Walker, H Dickinson

(2015), Vol. 15, pp. 1-9, BMC pregnancy childbirth, London, Eng., C1

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Statin-induced increases in atrophy gene expression occur independently of changes in PGC1? protein and mitochondrial content

C Goodman, D Pol, E Zacharewicz, R Lee-Young, R Snow, A Russell, G McConell

(2015), Vol. 10, pp. 1-18, PLoS one, San Francisco, Calif., C1

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Effect of heat on firefighters' work performance and physiology

B Larsen, R Snow, B Aisbett

(2015), Vol. 53, pp. 1-8, Journal of thermal biology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Multiple days of heat exposure on firefighters' work performance and physiology

B Larsen, R Snow, G Vincent, J Tran, A Wolkow, B Aisbett

(2015), Vol. 10, pp. 1-16, PLoS One, San Francisco, Calif., C1

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Simulated firefighting task performance and physiology under very hot conditions

B Larsen, R Snow, M Williams-Bell, B Aisbett

(2015), Vol. 6, pp. 1-9, Frontiers in physiology, Lausanne, Switzerland, C1

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Influence of pacing on reliability of middle-distance cycling performance

B Aisbett, P Le Rossignol, D Jolley, G McConell, C Abbiss, R Snow

(2015), Vol. 4, pp. 3-8, Journal of science and cycling, Pulianas-Granada, Spain, C1

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2014

Creatine supplementation during pregnancy: summary of experimental studies suggestion a treatment to improve fetal and neonatal morbidity and reduce mortality in high-risk human pregnancy

H Dickinson, S Ellery, Z Ireland, D LaRosa, R Snow, D Walker

(2014), Vol. 14, pp. 1-12, BMC pregnancy & childbirth, London, Eng., C1

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Skeletal muscle mitochondria: a major player in exercise, health and disease.

A Russell, V Foletta, R Snow, G Wadley

(2014), Vol. 1840, pp. 1276-1284, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - General Subjects, Amsterdam , Netherlands, C1

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Creatine transporter (SLC6A8) knockout mice display an increased capacity for in vitro creatine biosynthesis in skeletal muscle.

A Russell, L Ghobrial, C Wright, S Lamon, E Brown, M Kon, M Skelton, R Snow

(2014), Vol. 5, pp. 1-6, Frontiers in physiology, Lausanne, Switzerland, C1

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Ibuprofen supplementation and its effects on NF-?B activation in skeletal muscle following resistance exercise.

L Vella, J Markworth, J Peake, R Snow, D Cameron-Smith, A Russell

(2014), Vol. 2, pp. 1-11, Physiol Rep, United States, C1

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2013

The effect of prescribed fluid consumption on physiology and work behavior of wildfire fighters

J Raines, R Snow, A Petersen, J Harvey, D Nichols, B Aisbett

(2013), Vol. 44, pp. 404-413, Applied ergonomics, Oxford, England, C1

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Creatine pretreatment prevents birth asphyxia-induced injury of the newborn spiny mouse kidney

S Ellery, Z Ireland, M Kett, R Snow, D Walker, H Dickinson

(2013), Vol. 73, pp. 201-208, Pediatric research, New York, N.Y., C1

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Maternal dietary creatine supplementation does not alter the capacity for creatine synthesis in the newborn spiny mouse

H Dickinson, Z Ireland, D La Rosa, B O'Connell, S Ellery, R Snow, D Walker

(2013), Vol. 20, pp. 1096-1102, Reproductive sciences, Thousand Oaks, California, C1

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Regulation of miRNAs in human skeletal muscle following acute endurance exercise and short-term endurance training

A Russell, A Russell, S Lamon, S Lamon, H Boon, H Boon, S Wada, S Wada, I Guller, I Guller, E Brown, E Brown, A Chibalin, A Chibalin, J Zierath, J Zierath, R Snow, R Snow, N Stepto, N Stepto, G Wadley, G Wadley, T Akimoto, T Akimoto

(2013), Vol. 591, pp. 4637-4653, Journal of physiology, Chichester, England, C1-1

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Ndrg2 is a PGC-1cx/ERRcx target gene that controls protein synthesis and expression of contractile-type genes in C2C12 myotubes

V Foletta, E Brown, Y Cho, R Snow, A Kralli, A Russell

(2013), Vol. 1833, pp. 3112-3123, Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Molecular Cell Research, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

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2012

Kruppel-like factor 15 regulates skeletal muscle lipid flux and exercise adaptation

S Haldar, D Jeyaraj, P Anand, H Zhu, Y Lu, D Prosdocimo, B Eapen, D Kawanami, M Okutsu, L Brotto, H Fujioka, J Kerner, M Rosca, O McGuinness, R Snow, A Russell, A Gerber, X Bai, Z Yan, T Nosek, M Brotto, C Hoppel, M Jain

(2012), Vol. 109, pp. 6739-6744, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Washington D.C., C1

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Pre-shift fluid intake: effect on physiology work and drinking during emergency wildfire fighting

J Raines, R Snow, A Petersen, J Harvey, D Nichols, B Aisbett

(2012), Vol. 43, pp. 532-540, Applied ergonomics, Oxford, England, C1

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Changes in muscle composition during the development of diving ability in the Australian fur seal

D La Rosa, D Cannata, J Arnould, L O'Sullivan, R Snow, J West

(2012), Vol. 60, pp. 81-90, Australian journal of zoology, Collingwood, Vic., C1

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The stress of fire fighting - implications for long term health outcomes

L Main, J Raines, G Della, A Wolkow, R Snow, B Aisbett

(2012), pp. 160-169, AFAC & Bushfire CRC Conference Research Forum 2012 : Proceedings of the Bushfire CRC & AFAC Research Forum 2012, Perth, WA, E1-1

conference
2011

Striated muscle activator of Rho signalling (STARS) is a PGC-1?/oestrogen-related receptor-? target gene and is upregulated in human skeletal muscle after endurance exercise

M Wallace, M Hock, B Hazen, A Kralli, R Snow, A Russell

(2011), Vol. 589, pp. 2027-2039, Journal of physiology, London, England, C1

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A maternal diet supplemented with creatine from mid-pregnancy protects the newborn spiny mouse brain from birth hypoxia

Z Ireland, M Castillo-Melendez, H Dickinson, R Snow, D Walker

(2011), Vol. 194, pp. 372-379, Neuroscience, Oxford , England, C1

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Prescribed fluid consumption and its effects on the physiology and work behaviour of Australian wildland firefighters

J Raines, R Snow, A Petersen, J Harvey, K Onus, S Jefferies, D Nichols, B Aisbett

(2011), pp. 248-257, Proceedings of Bushfire CRC & AFAC 2011 Conference Science Day, Sydney, N.S.W., E1

conference
2010

Maternal creatine supplementation from mid-pregnancy protects the diaphragm of the newborn spiny mouse from intrapartum hypoxia-induced damage

D Cannata, Z Ireland, H Dickinson, R Snow, A Russell, J West, D Walker

(2010), Vol. 68, pp. 393-398, Pediatric research, Baltimore, Md., C1

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Race-day carbohydrate intakes of elite triathletes contesting olympic-distance triathlon events

G Cox, R Snow, L Burke

(2010), Vol. 20, pp. 299-306, International Journal of sport nutrition and exercise metabolism, Champaign, Ill., C1

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Daily training with high carbohydrate availability increases exogenous carbohydrate oxidation during endurance cycling

G Cox, S Clark, A Cox, S Halson, M Hargreaves, J Hawley, N Jeacocke, R Snow, W Yeo, L Burke

(2010), Vol. 109, pp. 126-134, Journal of applied physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1

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2009

Brief intense interval exercise activates AMPK and p38 MAPK signaling and increases the expression of PGC-1? in human skeletal muscle

M Gibala, S McGee, A Garnham, K Howlett, R Snow, M Hargreaves

(2009), Vol. 106, pp. 929-934, Journal of applied physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1

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Developmental changes in the expression of creatine synthesizing enzymes and creatine transporter in a precocial rodent, the spiny mouse

Z Ireland, A Russell, T Wallimann, D Walker, R Snow

(2009), Vol. 9, pp. 1-12, BMC developmental biology, London, England, C1

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Effects of starting strategy on 5-min cycling time-trial performance

B Aisbett, P Le Rossignol, G McConell, C Abbiss, R Snow

(2009), Vol. 27, pp. 1201-1209, Journal of sports sciences, London, England, C1

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Influence of all-out and fast start on 5 min cycling time trial performance

B Aisbett, P Lerossignol, G McConell, C Abbiss, R Snow

(2009), Vol. 41, pp. 1965-1971, Medicine and science in sports and exercise, Baltimore, Md., C1-1

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2008

Maternal creatine : does it reach the fetus and improve survival after an acute hypoxic episode in the spiny mouse (Acomys cahirinus)?

Z Ireland, H Dickinson, R Snow, D Walker

(2008), Vol. 198, American journal of obstetrics and gynecology, Ann Arbor, Mich., C1

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Global and targeted gene expression and protein content in skeletal muscle of young men following short-term creatine monohydrate supplementation

A Safdar, N Yardley, R Snow, S Melov, M Tarnopolsky

(2008), Vol. 32, pp. 219-228, Physiological genomics, Bethesda, Md., C1

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2007

Muscle Na+ -K+ -ATPase activity and isoform adaptions to intense interval exercise and training in well-trained athletes

R Aughey, K Murphy, S Clark, A Garnham, R Snow, D Cameron-Smith, J Hawley, M McKenna

(2007), Vol. 103, pp. 39-47, Journal of applied physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1

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Effects of endurance training status and sex difference on Na+, K+-pump mRNA expression, content and maximal activity in human skeletal muscle

K Murphy, R Aughey, A Petersen, S Clark, C Goodman, J Hawley, D Cameron-Smith, R Snow, M McKenna

(2007), Vol. 189, pp. 259-269, Acta physiologica, Oxford, England, C1

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2006

Prolonged submaximal exercise induces isoform-specific Na+-K+-ATPase mRNA and protein responses in human skeletal muscle

K Murphy, A Petersen, C Goodman, X Gong, J Leppik, A Garnham, D Cameron-Smith, R Snow, M McKenna

(2006), Vol. 290, pp. 414-424, American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative, and comparative physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1

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µ- Calpain and calpain-3 are not autolyzed with exhaustive exercise in humans

R Murphy, R Snow, G Lamb

(2006), Vol. 290, American journal of physiology : cell physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1

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Impact of in vivo fatty acid oxidation blockade on glucose turnover and muscle glucose metabolism during low-dose AICAR infusion

M Christopher, C Rantzau, Z Chen, R Snow, B Kemp, F Alford

(2006), Vol. 291, American journal of physiology: endocrinology and metabolism, Bethesda, Md., C1

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Sprint training reduces urinary purine loss following intense exercise in humans

C Stathis, M Carey, A Hayes, A Garnham, R Snow

(2006), Vol. 31, pp. 702-708, Applied physiology, nutrition, and metabolism, Ottawa, Ont., C1

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2005

Creatine supplementation reduces muscle inosine monophosphate during endurance exercise in humans

G McConell, J Shinewell, T Stephens, C Stathis, B Canny, R Snow

(2005), Vol. 37, pp. 2054-2061, Medicine & science in sports & exercise, Baltimore, Md., C1

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The influence of allopurinol on urinary purine loss after repeated sprint exercise in man

C Stathis, M Carey, R Snow

(2005), Vol. 54, pp. 1269-1275, Metabolism, clinical and experimental, Philadelphia, Pa., C1

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Depressed Na+-K+-ATPase activity in skeletal muscle at fatigue is correlated with increased Na+-K+-ATPase mRNA expression following intense exercise

A Petersen, K Murphy, R Snow, J Leppik, R Aughey, A Garnham, D Cameron-Smith, M McKenna

(2005), Vol. 289, pp. 266-274, American journal of physiology: regulatory, intergrative and comparative physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1

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2004

Skeletal muscle total creatine content and creatine transporter gene expression in vegetarians prior to and following creatine supplementation

K Watt, A Garnham, R Snow

(2004), Vol. 14, pp. 517-531, International Journal of sport nutrition and exercise metabolism, Champaign, Ill., C1

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Creatine supplementation increases glycogen storage but not GLUT-4 expression in human skeletal muscle

L van Loon, R Murphy, A Oosterlaar, D Cameron-Smith, M Hargreaves, A Wagenmakers, R Snow

(2004), Vol. 106, pp. 99-106, Clinical science, London, England, C1

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Intense exercise up-regulates Na+, K+ -ATPase isoform mRNA, but not protein expression in human skeletal muscle

K Murphy, R Snow, A Petersen, R Murphy, J Mollica, J Lee, A Garnham, R Aughey, J Leppik, I Medved, D Cameron-Smith, M McKenna

(2004), Vol. 556, pp. 507-519, Journal of physiology, London, England, C1

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Real time RT-PCR analysis of housekeeping genes in human skeletal muscle following acute exercise

D Mahoney, K Carey, M Fu, R Snow, D Cameron-Smith, G Parise, M Tarnopolsky

(2004), Vol. 18, pp. 226-231, Physiological genomics, Bethesda, Md., C1

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5`-aminoimidazole-4-carboxyamide-ribonucleoside- activated glucose transport is not prevented by nitric oxide synthase inhibition in rat isolated skeletal muscle

T Stephens, B Canny, R Snow, G McConell

(2004), Vol. 31, pp. 419-423, Clinical and experimental pharmacology and physiology, Oxford, England, C1

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Creatine transporters: a reappraisal

O Speer, L Neukomm, R Murphy, E Zanolla, U Schlattner, H Henry, R Snow, T Wallimann

(2004), Vol. 256/257, pp. 407-424, Molecular and cellular biochemistry, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

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2003

Skeletal muscle

R Snow

(2003), pp. 9-26, Physiological bases of sports performance, Sydney, N.S.W., B1

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Effect of creatine ingestion on glucose tolerance and insulin sensitivity in men

J Newman, M Hargreaves, A Garnham, R Snow

(2003), Vol. 35, pp. 69-74, Medicine and science in sports and exercise, Madison, Wis., C1

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Human skeletal muscle creatine transporter mRNA and protein expression in healthy, young males and females

R Murphy, R Tunstall, K Mehan, D Cameron-Smith, M McKenna, L Spriet, M Hargreaves, R Snow

(2003), Vol. 244, pp. 151-157, Molecular and cellular biochemistry, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Effect of creatine supplementation on housekeeping genes in human skeletal muscle using real-time RT-PCR

R Murphy, K Watt, D Cameron-Smith, C Gibbons, R Snow

(2003), Vol. 12, pp. 163-174, Physiological genomics, Bethesda, Md., C1

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Factors influencing creatine loading into human skeletal muscle

R Snow, R Murphy

(2003), Vol. 31, pp. 154-158, Exercise and sport sciences reviews, Philadelphia, Pa., C1

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Creatine supplementation and riluzole treatment provide similar beneficial effects in copper, zinc superoxide dismutase (G93A) transgenic mice

R Snow, J Turnbull, S Da Silva, F Jiang, M Tarnopolsky

(2003), Vol. 119, pp. 661-667, Neuroscience, Amsterdam, Netherlands, C1

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Glycogen availability does not affect the TCA cycle or TAN pools during prolonged, fatiguing exercise

J Baldwin, R Snow, M Gibala, A Garnham, K Howarth, M Febbraio

(2003), Vol. 94, pp. 2181-2187, Journal of applied physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1

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UCP3 protein expression is lower in type I, IIa and IIx muscle fiber types of endurance-trained compared to untrained subjects

A Russell, G Wadley, M Hesselink, G Schaart, S Lo, B Léger, A Garnham, E Kornips, D Cameron-Smith, J Giacobino, P Muzzin, R Snow, P Schrauwen

(2003), Vol. 445, pp. 563-569, Pfluegers Archiv : European journal of physiology, Berlin, Germany, C1

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Effects of creatine loading and prolonged creatine supplementation of body composition, fuel selection, sprint and endurance performance in humans

L van Loon, A Oosterlaar, F Hartgens, M Hesselink, R Snow, A Wagenmakers

(2003), Vol. 104, pp. 153-162, Clinical science, Colchester, England, C1

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Histological assessment of intermediate - and long-term creatine monohydrate supplementation in mice and rats

M Tarnopolsky, J Bourgeois, R Snow, S Keys, B Roy, J Kwiecien, J Turnbull

(2003), Vol. 285, American journal of physiology : regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1

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2002

Improving the precision of the accumulated oxygen deficit using VO2-power regression points from below and above the lactate threshold

A Russell, P Le Rossignol, R Snow, S Lo

(2002), Vol. 5, pp. 23-31, Journal of Exercise Physiology Online, Duluth Minn, C1

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Reliability of performance in repeated sprint cycling tests

K Watt, W Hopkins, R Snow

(2002), Vol. 5, pp. 354-361, Journal of science and medicine in sport, Belconnen, A.C.T., C1

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Cycling at 120 when compared to 80 rev/min increases the accumulated oxygen deficit but does not affect the precision of its calculation

A Russell, P Le Rossignol, R Snow, S Lo

(2002), Vol. 5, pp. 32-38, Journal of exercise physiology online, Duluth, Minn., C1

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Slow component of VO2 kinetics: the effect of training status, fibre type, UCP3 mRNA and citrate synthase activity

A Russell, G Wadley, R Snow, J Giacobino, P Muzzin, A Garnham, D Cameron-Smith

(2002), Vol. 26, pp. 157-164, International journal of obesity: and related metabolic disorders, Hampshire, England, C1

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Effect of sodium bicarbonate on muscle metabolism during intense endurance cycling

T Stephens, M McKenna, B Canny, R Snow, G McConell

(2002), Vol. 34, pp. 614-621, Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, Madison, Wis., C1

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Slow component of VO2 kinetics: the effect of training status, fibre type, UCP3 mRNA and citrate synthase activity

A Russell, G Wadley, R Snow, J Giacobino, P Muzzin, A Garnham, D Cameron-Smith

(2002), Vol. 26, pp. 157-164, International journal of obesity, London, Eng., C1-1

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2001

Amino acids and endurance exercise

M Hargreaves, R Snow

(2001), Vol. 11, pp. 133-145, International journal of sport nutrition & exercise metabolism, Champaign, Ill., C1

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Creatine and the creatine transporter: a review

R Snow, R Murphy

(2001), Vol. 224, pp. 169-181, Molecular and cellular biochemistry, Dordrecht, Netherlands, C1

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Creatine transporter protein content, localization, and gene expression in rat skeletal muscle

R Murphy, G McConell, D Cameron-Smith, K Watt, L Ackland, B Walzel, T Wallimann, R Snow

(2001), Vol. 280, American journal of physiology. Cell physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1

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2000

Muscle adenine nucleotide metabolism during and in recovery from maximal exercise in humans

S Zhao, R Snow, C Stathis, M Febbraio, M Carey

(2000), Vol. 88, pp. 1513-1519, Journal of applied physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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Effect of carbohydrate ingestion on ammonia metabolism during exercise in humans

R Snow, M Carey, C Stathis, M Febbraio, M Hargreaves

(2000), Vol. 88, pp. 1576-1580, Journal of applied physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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Skeletal muscle metabolic and ionic adaptations during intense exercise following sprint training in humans

A Harmer, M McKenna, J Sutton, R Snow, P Ruell, J Booth, M Thompson, N Mackay, C Stathis, R Crameri, M Carey, D Eager

(2000), Vol. 89, pp. 1793-1803, Journal of applied physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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Effect of training status and relative exercise intensity on physiological responses in men

J Baldwin, R Snow, M Febbraio

(2000), Vol. 32, pp. 1648-1654, Medicine & science in sports & exercise, Philadelphia, Pa., C1-1

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Effect of carbohydrate ingestion on glucose kinetics and muscle metabolism during intense endurance exercise

G McConell, B Canny, M Daddo, M Nance, R Snow

(2000), Vol. 89, pp. 1690-1698, Journal of applied physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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AMPK signaling in contracting human skeletal muscle: acetyl-CoA carboxylase and NO synthase phosphorylation

Z Chen, G McConell, B Michell, R Snow, B Canny, B Kemp

(2000), Vol. 279, pp. E1202-E1206, American journal of physiology. Endocrinology and metabolism, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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1999

Creatine supplementation increases muscle total creatine but not maximal intermittent exercise performance

M McKenna, J Morton, S Selig, R Snow

(1999), Vol. 87, pp. 2244-2252, Journal of applied physiology, [Bethesda, Md.], C1-1

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Muscle metabolism during prolonged exercise in humans: influence of carbohydrate availability

G McConell, R Snow, J Proietto, M Hargreaves

(1999), Vol. 87, pp. 1083-1086, Journal of Applied Physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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Muscle IMP accumulation during fatiguing submaximal exercise in endurance trained and untrained men

J Baldwin, R Snow, M Carey, M Febbraio

(1999), Vol. 277, pp. R295-R300, American journal of physiology. Regulatory, integrative and comparative physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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Purine loss after repeated sprint bouts in humans

C Stathis, S Zhao, M Carey, R Snow

(1999), Vol. 87, pp. 2037-2042, Journalof Applied Physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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1998

Effect of creatine supplementation on sprint exercise performance and muscle metabolism

R Snow, M McKenna, S Selig, J Kemp, C Stathis, S Zhao

(1998), Vol. 84, pp. 1667-1673, Journal of applied physiology, [Bethesda, Md.], C1-1

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Muscle metabolites and performance during high-intensity, intermittent exercise

M Hargreaves, M McKenna, D Jenkins, S Warmington, J Li, R Snow, M Febbraio

(1998), Vol. 84, pp. 1687-1691, Journal of applied physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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Cardiorespiratory responses and circulating metabolite concentrations in male and female adolescents during a simulated duathlon

G Naughton, J Carlson, S Iuliano, M Gibbs, R Snow

(1998), Vol. 19, pp. 303-309, International journal of sports medicine, Stuttgart, Germany, C1-1

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1997

Accumulated oxygen deficit measurements during and after high-intensity exercise in trained male and female adolescents

G Naughton, J Carlson, D Buttifant, S Selig, K Meldrum, M McKenna, R Snow

(1997), Vol. 76, pp. 525-531, European journal of applied physiology, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

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1994

Effect of heat stress on muscle energy metabolism during exercise

M Febbraio, R Snow, C Stathis, M Hargreaves, M Carey

(1994), Vol. 77, pp. 2827-2831, Journal of Applied Physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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Influence of sprint training on human skeletal muscle purine nucleotide metabolism

C Stathis, M Febbraio, M Carey, R Snow

(1994), Vol. 76, pp. 1802-1809, Journal of Applied Physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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Muscle metabolism during exercise and heat stress in trained men: effect of acclimation

M Febbraio, R Snow, M Hargreaves, C Stathis, I Martin, M Carey

(1994), Vol. 76, pp. 589-597, Journal of Applied Physiology, Bethesda, Md., C1-1

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Funded Projects at Deakin

Australian Competitive Grants

Red meat and muscle hypertrophy in elderly women

A/Prof David Cameron-Smith, Prof Rod Snow, Dr Stuart Smith, Ms Jess Mathers, A/Prof Peter Mc Lennan, Dr Jane Muir

MLA Grant - Research - Meat & Livestock Australia Limited

  • 2007: $5,000
  • 2006: $27,100

Other Public Sector Funding

Heat Strain and fire fighter fatigue while suppressing Australian fires

Prof Rod Snow, Ms Jennifer Kate Raines

  • 2011: $5,000
  • 2009: $9,000

Capturing the therapeutic value of dairy bioactives that target major health challenges facing our aging population

A/Prof David Cameron-Smith, Prof Robin Daly, Prof Rod Snow

  • 2013: $37,729
  • 2012: $147,285
  • 2011: $198,461
  • 2010: $182,000

Physical selection test development and validation for Australia Rural fire fighters

A/Prof Brad Aisbett, Miss Cara Walker, Prof Rod Snow

  • 2013: $10,000
  • 2012: $10,000
  • 2011: $10,000

Work pacing for Australian rural firefighters during simualted bushfire suppression

A/Prof Brad Aisbett, Prof Rod Snow, Miss Brianna Larsen

  • 2014: $28,000
  • 2013: $28,000
  • 2012: $28,000

Industry and Other Funding

Regulation of post-exercise recovery: Understanding the mechanisms of muscle inflammation and repair

Prof Aaron Russell, Mr Luke Vella, Prof Rod Snow

  • 2013: $2,000

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2012

James Markworth

Thesis entitled: Inflammatory signaling in skeletal muscle cell growth

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (High Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

2011

Gregory Cox

Thesis entitled: Carbohydrate Intake Strategies to Enhance Endurance Exercise Performance

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (High Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

2010

Jace Drain

Thesis entitled: Glycogen-Protein Associations in Human Skeletal Muscle: Effects of Exercise

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (High Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

2006

Brad Aisbett

Thesis entitled: Pacing Strategy and High-intensity Cycling Performance

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (High Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

2005

Sean Lindsay McGee

Thesis entitled: Regulation of GLUT-4 in Human Skeletal Muscle

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (High Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

2003

Kenneth Watt

Thesis entitled: The Effects of Vegetarianism and Exercise on Muscle Creatine Loading and Gene Expression

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (High Cost), School of Health Sciences

Brendan Jackson

Thesis entitled: Active Recovery, Training Status and Muscle Metabolism During Sprint Exercise

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (High Cost), School of Health Sciences

2002

Robyn Murphy

Thesis entitled: Characterisation of the Creatine Transporter in Skeletal Muscle

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (High Cost), School of Health Sciences

Associate Supervisor
2016

Evelyn Zacharewicz

Thesis entitled: The Role of MicroRNAs in Regulating Muscle Protein Synthesis

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (High Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

2015

Brianna Larsen

Thesis entitled: Simulated Self-Paced Wildfire Suppression Work in Different Thermal Conditions

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (Low Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

Grace Vincent

Thesis entitled: Fighting fires and fatigue: sleep, physical activity, and physical task performance

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (Low Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

2014

Jennifer Kate Raines

Thesis entitled: Fluid intake, hydration and physiological strains in wildfire fighters

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (Low Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

2013

Marita Wallace

Thesis entitled: The role and regulation of stars in skeletal muscle

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (High Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

Patricio Sepulveda

Thesis entitled: Development of Novel interventions to enhance muscle function

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (High Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

2011

Rani Watts

Thesis entitled: TGF-ß Signalling in Human Skeletal Muscle Regeneration and Diabetes

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (High Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

Paul Della Gatta

Thesis entitled: Chemoattractive Myokines: Impact of Exercise, Training and Ageing

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (High Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

2009

Jessica Mathers

Thesis entitled: Effect of Exercise and Protein on Skeletal Muscle Inflammatory Mediators

Doctor of Philosophy (Nutrition & Exercise) (High Cost), School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences