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.


2018 - Gatorade Sports Science Institute
2018 - National Institutes of Health
2016 - National Institutes of Health
2016 - Centers for Disease Control

Selected Publications

Kim K, S Kuang, Q Song, TP Gavin, BT Roseguini. Impact of heat therapy on recovery following eccentric exercise in humans. J Appl Physiol. In Press

Solfest JS, Y Nie, JA Weiss, RT Garner, S Kuang, J Stout, and TP Gavin. Effects of acute aerobic and concurrent exercise on skeletal muscle metabolic enzymes in untrained men. Sport Sci Health. In Press.

Kobos LM, S Adamson, S Evans, TP Gavin, JH Shannahan. Altered Formation of the Iron Oxide Nanoparticle-Biocorona due to the Effects of Individual Variability and Exercise. Environ Toxicol Pharmacol. 62: 215-226, 2018. doi: 10.1016/j.etap.2018.07.014.

Lawan A, K Min, L Zhang, A Canfran-Duque, MJ Jurczak, JG Camporez, Y Nie, TP Gavin, GI Shulman, C Hernandez-Fernando, AM Bennett. Skeletal muscle-specific deletion of MKP-1 reveals a p38 MAPK/JNK/Akt signaling node that regulates obesity-induced insulin resistance. Diabetes. 67: 624-635, 2018. doi: 10.2337/db17-0826.

Gavin TP, JM Ernst, H-B Kwak, SE Caudill, MA Reed, RT Garner, Y Nie, JA Weiss, WJ Pories, M Da, C-T Lin, MJ Hubal, PD Neufer, S Kuang, and GL Dohm. High incomplete skeletal muscle fatty acid oxidation explains low muscle insulin sensitivity in poorly controlled T2D. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 103: 882-889, 2018. doi: 10.1210/jc.2017-01727

Yue F, P Bi, X Yang, C Wang, T Shan, Y Nie, TL Ratliff, TP Gavin, S Kuang. Pten enforces Notch signaling to maintain the quiescence and self-renewal of adult muscle stem cells. Nat Commun. 8: 14328, 2017. doi: 10.1038/ncomms14328

Constantini K, DA Tanner, TP Gavin, CA Harms, JM Stager, RF Chapman. Prevalence of Exercise Induced Arterial Hypoxemia in Distance Runners at Sea Level. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 49: 948-954, 2017.

Jenkins JS, LJ Patel, TP Gavin. No Difference in Plantar Flexion Maximal Exercise Power Output Between Men and Women. Sport Sci Health. 13: 139-147, 2017. doi:10.1007/s11332-016-0330-9.

Kuhlenhoelter AM, K Kyoungrae, D Neff, Y Nie, AN Blaize, BJ Wong, S Kuang, J Stout, Q Song, TP Gavin, BT Roseguini. Heat therapy promotes the expression of angiogenic regulators in human skeletal muscle. Am J Physiol. 311: R377-91, 2016.

Nie Y, Y Sato, C Wang, F Yue, S Kuang, TP Gavin. Impaired exercise tolerance, mitochondrial biogenesis, and muscle fiber maintenance in miR-133a deficient mice. FASEB J. 30: 3745-58, 2016.

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