Faculty Associates

Timothy P. Gavin

Contact Information
Email: gavin1@purdue.edu
Office: LAMB 117 Map
Phone: (765) 494-3179
Fax: (765) 469-1239
Homepage: Homepage
Professor and Department Head,
Department of Health and Kinesiology

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PhD Indiana University Bloomington Human Performance-Exercise Physiology 1996

Research Interests

Skeletal Muscle in Health and with Diabetes and Aging.

Teaching Interests

Physiology, Skeletal Muscle, Exercise.


2023 - American Health Association (2)
2021 - National Institutes of Health
2021 - Indiana Clinical and Translational Science Institute
2021 - American Heart Association
2019 - Purdue Laboratory and University Core Facility Research Equipment Program

Selected Publications

Kargl CK, J Zhihao, DA Shera, BP Sullivan, LC Burton, KH Kim, MJ Hubal, JH Shannahan, S Kuang, TP Gavin. Angiogenic potential of skeletal muscle derived extracellular vesicles differs between oxidative and glycolytic muscle tissue in mice. Sci Rep. 13: 18943, 2023. https://10.1038/s41598-023-45787-9

Ross M, CK Kargl, R Ferguson, TP Gavin, Y Hellsten. Exercise-Induced Skeletal Muscle Angiogenesis - Impact of Age, Sex, Angiocrines and Cellular Mediators. Eur J Appl Physiol. 123: 1415-1432, 2023. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00421-022-05128-6

Kargl CK, BP Sullivan, D Middleton, A York, L Burton, JJ Brault, S Kuang, TP Gavin. PGC-1a Overexpression Improves Angiogenic Signaling Potential of Skeletal Muscle-derived Extracellular Vesicles. Exp Physiol. 108: 240-252, 2023. http://dx.doi.org/10.1113/EP090874

Monroe JC, BJ Pae, C Kargl, TP Gavin, J Parker, SM Perkins, Y Han, J Klein, RL Motaganahalli, BT Roseguini. Effects of home-based leg heat therapy on walking performance in patients with symptomatic peripheral artery disease: a pilot randomized trial. J Appl Physiol. 133: 546-560, 2022. https://doi.org/10.1152/japplphysiol.00143.2022.

Garner RT, JA Weiss, Y Nie, BP Sullivan, CJ Drohan, S Kuang, J Stout, TP Gavin. Effects of obesity and acute resistance exercise on skeletal muscle angiogenic communication pathways. Exp Physiol. 107:906-918, 2022. http://dx.doi.org/10.1113/EP090152.

Sullivan BP, Y Nie, S Evans, C Kargl, Z Hettinger, RT Garner, MJ Hubal, S Kuang, J Stout, TP Gavin. Obesity and Exercise Training Alter Inflammatory Pathway Skeletal Muscle Small Extracellular Vesicle miRNAs. Exp Physiol. 107: 462-475, 2022. http://doi.org/10.1113/EP090062

Kim K, C Kargl, B Ro, Q Song, K Stein, TP Gavin, and BT Roseguini. Neither peristaltic pulse dynamic compressions nor heat therapy accelerate glycogen resynthesis following intermittent running. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 53: 2425-2435, 2021. http://doi.org/10.1249/MSS.0000000000002713

Hettinger Z, C Kargl, JH Shannahan, S Kuang, TP Gavin. Extracellular vesicles released from stress-induced prematurely senescent myoblasts impair endothelial function and proliferation. Exp Physiol. 106: 2083-2095, 2021. http://doi.org/10.1113/EP089423

Sullivan BP, JA Weiss, Y Nie, RT Garner, CJ Drohan, S Kuang, J Stout, TP Gavin. Skeletal Muscle IGF-1 is Lower at Rest and After Resistance Exercise in Humans with Obesity. Eur J Appl Physiol. 120:2835-2846, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00421-020-04509-z

Kim K, JC Monroe, TP Gavin, BT Roseguini. Local heat therapy to accelerate recovery following exercise-induced muscle damage. Exerc Sport Sci Rev. 48:163-169, 2020. http://doi.org/10.1249/JES.0000000000000230

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