Armstrong, D.D. and K.A. Esser. Wnt/-catenin signaling activates growth-control genes during overload-induced skeletal muscle hypertrophy. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 289(4):C853-9, 2005
Nader, GA, TJ McLoughlin and KA Esser. mTOR function in skeletal muscle hypertrophy: Increased ribosomal RNA via cell cycle regulators  Am J Phys. Cell. 289(6):C1457-65 2005
Cuthbertson, DJR, J. Babraj, K. Smith, E. Wilkes, M. Fedele, K.A. Esser, M. Rennie. Anabolic signalling and protein synthesis in human muscle after dynamic shortening or lengthening exercise.  Am. J. Physiol: Endo 290(4): E731-8, 2006
Armstrong, D.D., V. Wong and K.A. Esser.  Expression of b-catenin is necessary for physiological growth of skeletal muscle in vivo.  Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 291(1):C185-8 2006.
Sullivan, P.G., C. W. Balke and K.A. Esser.  Mitochondrial buffering of calcium in the heart.  Potential mechanism for linking cyclic energetic cost with energy supply?  Circ. Res. 99:109-110, 2006.
McCarthy, J.J. and K.A. Esser.  MicroRNA-1 and microRNA-133a expression are decreased during skeletal muscle hypertrophy.  J. Appl. Physiol. 102(1):306-313, 2007.
Esser, K.A., W. Su, S. Matveev, V. Wong, Z. Li, J.J. McCarthy, E. Smart, Z. Guo and M. Gong.  Voluntary wheel running ameliorates vascular smooth muscle hyper-contractility in type 2 diabetic db/db mice.  In press, 4/2007
Miller BH, McDearmon EL, Panda S, Hayes KR, Zhang J, Andrews JL, Antoch MP, Walker JR, Esser KA, Hogenesch JB, Takahashi JS.   Circadian and CLOCK-controlled regulation of the mouse transcriptome and cell proliferation.  Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 27;104(9):3342-7, 2007.
O'Connor RS, Pavlath GK, McCarthy JJ, Esser KA. Counterpoint Satellite cell addition is / is not obligatory for skeletal muscle hypertrophy.  J Appl Physiol. 2007 Feb 8; [Epub ahead of print]
Kostek MC, Chen YW, Cuthbertson DJ, Shi R, Fedele MJ, Esser KA, Rennie MJ.   Gene expression responses over 24h to lengthening and shortening contractions in human muscle: major changes in CSRP3, MUSTN1, SIX1 and FBXO32.  Physiol Genomics. May 22; [Epub ahead of print] 2007
McCarthy JJ, Esser KA, Andrade FH.   MicroRNA-206 is over-expressed in the diaphragm but not the hindlimb muscle of mdx mouse.  Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2007 Apr 25; [Epub ahead of print]
McCarthy, J.J., J.L. Andrews, E.L. McDearmon, K.S. Campbell, B.K. Barber, B.H. Miller, J.R. Walker, J.B. Hogenesch, J.S. Takahashi, K.A. Esser.  Identification of the circadian transcriptome in adult skeletal muscle. Physiol. Genomics.  6/2007.
LaStayo, P., P. McDonagh, D. Lipovic, P. Napoles, A. Bartholomew, K.A. Esser and S. Lindstedt.  Elderly patients and high force resistance exercise- A descriptive report:  J. Geriat. Phys. Therapy: in press 6, 2007.