Research Portfolio

Funding Opportunities

Join our Mailing List
Join our mailing list to be notified of new funding opportunities.

Your Email

To receive information about funding opportunities, events, and program updates.



Richard Casaburi, M.D., Ph.D.

LA Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center # of Grants: 2

Grants

Therapies of muscle dysfunction in obstructive lung disease 1997 (Cycle 6) $659,714
Pulmonary Disease Research Project Awards

Anabolic therapies for muscle dysfunction in women with COPD 2001 (Cycle 10) $632,153
Pulmonary Disease Research Project Awards
Publications

Physiologic benefits of exercise training in rehabilitation of severe COPD patients
Periodical: American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi RJ, Porszasz MR, Burns ER, Carithers RSY,Chang, Cooper CB ART
Yr: 1997 Vol: 155 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 1541-1551

Replacement doses of testosterone increase fat-free mass and muscle size in hypogonadal men
Periodical: Journal of Clincal Endocrinology and Metabolism Index Medicus:
Authors: Bhasin S, Storer TW, Berman N, et al ART
Yr: 1997 Vol: 82 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 407-413

Effect of acute bicarbonate administration on the responses to incremental exercise responses of COPD patients
Periodical: Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise Index Medicus:
Authors: Coppoolse R, Barstow TJ, Stringer WW, Carithers E, Casaburi R ART
Yr: 1997 Vol: 29 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 725-732

The effect of exercise training on aerobic fitness, immune function, and quality of life in HIV+ patients
Periodical: Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise Index Medicus:
Authors: Stringer WW, Berezovskaya M, O'Brien WA, Beck CK, Casaburi R ART
Yr: 1998 Vol: 30 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 11-16

Clinical exercise testing with reference to lung disease: indications, standardization and interpretation strategies
Periodical: European Respiratory Journal Index Medicus:
Authors: Roca J, Whipp BJ, Austi AGN, et al ART
Yr: 1997 Vol: 10 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 2662-2689

Equipment, measurements and quality control in clinical exercise testing
Periodical: European Respiratory Monthly Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R, Cotes JE, Prefaut C ART
Yr: 1997 Vol: 6 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 72-87

Exercise training in chronic lung disease: exercise prescription
Periodical: European Respiratory Monthly Index Medicus:
Authors: Patessio A, Casaburi R, Prefaut C, Folgering H ART
Yr: 1997 Vol: 6 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 129-146

Pulmonary rehabilitation: evidence based guidelines
Periodical: Chest Index Medicus:
Authors: Ries AL, Carlin V, Carrieri-Kohlman R, et al ART
Yr: 1997 Vol: 112 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 1363-1396

Anabolic therapies in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Periodical: Monaldi Archives of Chest Disease Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R ART
Yr: 1998 Vol: 53 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 454-459

Rationale for anabolic therapy to facilitate rehabilitation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Periodical: Bailliere's Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R ART
Yr: 1998 Vol: 12 Nbr: 3 Abs: Pg: 407-418

Emerging issues in androgen replacement therapy
Periodical: Journal of Clincal Endocrinology and Metabolism Index Medicus:
Authors: Bhasin S, Bremner WJ ART
Yr: 1997 Vol: 82 Nbr: 1 Abs: Pg: 3-7

The use of a sensitive equilibrium dialysis assay for measurements of free testosterone levels during the normal menstrual cycle and in HIV-infected women
Periodical: Journal of Clincal Endocrinology and Metabolism Index Medicus:
Authors: Sinha-Hikim I, Arver S, Beall G, et al ART
Yr: 1998 Vol: 83 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 1101-1117

Effects of testosterone replacement with a non-genital system, Androderm, in HIV-infected men with low testosterone levels
Periodical: Journal of Clincal Endocrinology and Metabolism Index Medicus:
Authors: Bhasin S, Storer TW, Asbel-Sethi N, et al ART
Yr: 0 Vol: 83 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 3155-3162

Age-associated sarcopenia: Issies in testosterone replacement of older men
Periodical: Journal of Clincal Endocrinology and Metabolism Index Medicus:
Authors: Bhasin S, Tenover JS ART
Yr: 1997 Vol: 82 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 1659-1661

Electron beam tomography of the coronary arteries:Relationship of coronary calcium score to arteriographic findings in asymptomatic and symptomatic adults
Periodical: American Journal of Cardiology Index Medicus:
Authors: Buerci AD, Spadaro LA, Popma JJ, et al ART
Yr: 1997 Vol: 79 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 128-133

Coronary calcium and standard risk factors in symptomatic patients referred for coronary angiography
Periodical: American Heart Journal Index Medicus:
Authors: Kennedy JM, Shavelle RM, Wong SM, Budoff MJ, Detrano RC ART
Yr: 1998 Vol: 135 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 696-702

Comparison of ultra fast computed tomography and sestamibi in the evaluation of coronary artery disease
Periodical: American Journal of Cardiology Index Medicus:
Authors: Budoff MJ, Georgiou D, Narahara KA, French WJ, Mena, I, Brundage BH ART
Yr: 1998 Vol: 81 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 682-687

Clinical utility of electron beam computed tomography
Periodical: Medical Progress Index Medicus:
Authors: Budoff MJ ART
Yr: 1998 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Pharmacologic modulators of respiratory control
Periodical: Monaldi Archives of Chest Disease Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R ART
Yr: 1198 Vol: 53 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 287-293

The human myostatin gene: genomic organization, chromosomal mapping, cDNA expression, and secretion in healthy and HIV-infected men
Periodical: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America Index Medicus:
Authors: ART
Yr: 1998 Vol: 95 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 14938-14943

Skeletal muscle dysfunction in obstructive pulmonary disease
Periodical: American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R, Gosselink M, Decramer PNR, et al ART
Yr: 1999 Vol: 159 Nbr: 4 part 2 Abs: Pg: S1-S40

Skeletal muscle function in COPD
Periodical: Chest Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R ART
Yr: 2000 Vol: 117 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 267S-271S

Comparison of effects of supervised versus self-monitored training programmes in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Periodical: European Respiratory Journal Index Medicus:
Authors: Puente-Maestu L, Sanz ML, Sanz P, Cubillo JM, Mayol J, Casaburi R ART
Yr: 2000 Vol: 15 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 517-526

Influence of muscle fibre type and fitness on the oxygen uptake/power slope during incremental exercise in humans
Periodical: Experimental Physiology_x000D_ Index Medicus:
Authors: Barstow TJ, Jones AM, Nguyen PH, Casaburi R ART
Yr: 2000 Vol: 85 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 109-116

The spirometric efficacy of once daily dosing with tiotropium in stable COPD
Periodical: Chest Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R, Briggs DD, Donohue JF, Serby CW, Menjoge SS, Witek TJ ART
Yr: 0 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Effects of the workrate incremental rate on the response to exercise in patients with COPD
Periodical: Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise Index Medicus:
Authors: Debigare R, Maltais F, Mallet M, Casaburi R ART
Yr: 2000 Vol: 32 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 1365-1368

Androgen effects on body composition and muscle function: implications for the use of androgens as anabolic agents in sarcopenic states
Periodical: Bailliere's Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism Index Medicus:
Authors: Bross R, Casaburi R, Storer TW, Bhasin S ART
Yr: 1998 Vol: 12 Nbr: 3 Abs: Pg: 365-378

Peripheral muscle dysfunction in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Periodical: Clinics in Chest Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Maltais F, LeBlanc P, Jobin J, Casaburi R ART
Yr: 2000 Vol: 21 Nbr: 4 Abs: Pg: 665-677

Exercise limitation in COPD: Role of skeletal muscle dysfunction
Periodical: Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R ART
Yr: 2001 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Effect of oxygen on hyperinflation and exercise endurance in non-hypoxemic COPD patients
Periodical: European Respiratory Journal Index Medicus:
Authors: Somfay A, Porszasz J, Lee SM, Casaburi R ART
Yr: 0 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Testosterone dose-response relationships in healthy young men
Periodical: American Journal of Physiology Index Medicus:
Authors: Bhasin S, Woodhouse L, Casaburi R, et al ART
Yr: 0 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Skeletal muscle dysfunction in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Periodical: Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R ART
Yr: 2001 Vol: 33 Nbr: 7 Abs: Pg: S662 - S670

Effect of oxygen on hyperinflation and exercise endurance in non-hypoxemic COPD patients.
Periodical: European Respiratory Journal Index Medicus:
Authors: Somfay A, Porszasz J, Lee SM, and Casaburi R ART
Yr: 2001 Vol: 18 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 77 - 84

Testosterone dose-response relationships in healthy young men.
Periodical: American Journal of Physiology Endocrinology and Metabolism Index Medicus:
Authors: Bhasin S, Woodhouse L, Casaburi R, Singh AB, Bhasin D, Berman N, Magliano L, et al ART
Yr: 2001 Vol: 281 Nbr: Abs: Pg: E1172 - E1181

21st century perspective on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Periodical: Respiration Index Medicus:
Authors: Ward SA, and Casaburi R ART
Yr: 2001 Vol: 68 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 557 - 561

Megesterol acetate stimulates weight gain and ventilation in underweight COPD patients.
Periodical: Chest Index Medicus:
Authors: Weisberg J, Wanger J, Olson J, Streit B, Fogarty C, Martin T, and Casaburi R ART
Yr: 2002 Vol: 121 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 1070 - 1078

A long-term evaluation of once-daily tiotropium in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Periodical: European Respiratory Journal Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R, Mahler DA, Jones PW, Wanner A, San Pedro G, ZuWallack RL, et al ART
Yr: 2002 Vol: 19 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 217 - 224

Effect of hyperoxia on gas exchange and lactate kinetics following exercise onset in non-hypoxemic COPD patients.
Periodical: Chest Index Medicus:
Authors: Somfay A, Porszasz J, Lee S-M, and Casaburi R ART
Yr: 2002 Vol: 121 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 393 - 400

Adjunctive pharmacologic treatment in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Periodical: European Respiration Rev Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R ART
Yr: 0 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

A new anticholinergic bronchodilator for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Periodical: European Respiration Rev Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R, van Noord JA, and Witek TJ ART
Yr: 0 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Testosterone-induced increase inmuscle size in healthy, young men is associated with muscle fiber hypertrophy.
Periodical: American Journal of Physiology Endocrinology and Metabolism Index Medicus:
Authors: Sinha-Hikim I, Artaza J, Gonzalez-Cadivid N, Singh AB, Casaburi R, Woodhouse L, et al ART
Yr: 2002 Vol: 283 Nbr: Abs: Pg: E154 - E164

Dysfonction musculaire peripherique dans la bronchopneumopathie chronique obstructive.
Periodical: Rev. Mal. Respir. Index Medicus:
Authors: Maltais F, Le Blanc P, Jobin J, Casaburi ART
Yr: 2002 Vol: 19 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 444-453

The range of outcome measures used to evaluate treatment in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Periodical: European Respiration Rev Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 12 Nbr: 83 Abs: Pg: 58-60

Long-term effects of a maintenance program after supervised or self-monitored training programmes in patients with COPD.
Periodical: Lung Index Medicus:
Authors: Puente-Maestu L, Luisa M, Pilar S, Jose S, Casaburi R, et al. ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 181 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 67-78

Benefits of supplemental oxygen in exercise training in non-hypoxemic COPD patients.
Periodical: American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Emtner M, Porszasz J, Burns M, Somfay A, Casaburi R ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 168 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 1034-1042

A linear treadmill ramp protocol using simultaneous changes in walking speed and grade.
Periodical: Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise Index Medicus:
Authors: Porszasz J, Casaburi R, Somfay A et al ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 35 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 1596-1603

Limitation to exercise tolerance in COPD: look to the muscles of ambulation.
Periodical: American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 168 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 409-410

Endocrinological disturbances in COPD
Periodical: European Respiratory Journal Index Medicus:
Authors: Creutzberg EC, Casaburi R ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 22 Nbr: Suppl. 46 Abs: Pg: 76s-80s

Anabolic hormone supplementation as an adjunct to pulmonary rehabilitation.
Periodical: American Journal of Medicine and Sports Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R ART
Yr: 2004 Vol: 6 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 28-31

Lung function improvements with once-daily tiotropium in COPD.
Periodical: American Journal of Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R, Conscenti CS ART
Yr: 0 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Testosterone dose-dependently increases maximal voluntary strength and leg power, but does not affect fatiguability or specific tension.
Periodical: Journal of Clincal Endocrinology and Metabolism Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R, Storer TW, Magliano K, Woodhouse L, Lee ML, Dzekov C, et al. ART
Yr: 2003 Vol: 88 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 1478 - 1485

Effects of testosterone replacement and resistance training in men with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Periodical: American Journal of Critical Care Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R, Bhasin S, Cosentino L, Porszasz J, Somfay A, Lewis MI, Fournier M, Storer TW ART
Yr: 2004 Vol: 170 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 870 - 878

Older men are as responsive as young men to the anabolic effects of graded testosterone on the skeletal muscle.
Periodical: Journal of Clincal Endocrinology and Metabolism Index Medicus:
Authors: Casaburi R, Bhasin L, Woodhouse L, Singh AB, Phong R, Lee M, et al. ART
Yr: 2005 Vol: 90 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 678 - 688

Dose-dependent effects of testosterone on sexual function, mood and visuospatial cognition in older men.
Periodical: Journal of Clincal Endocrinology and Metabolism Index Medicus:
Authors: asaburi R, Gray PB, Singh AB, Woodhouse LJ, Storer TW, Dzekov J, Dzekov C, et al. ART
Yr: 2005 Vol: 90 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 3838 - 3846