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Jarrod A. Call, Ph.D.
Post-doctoral Fellow

Phone: (434)982-4473, Fax: (434)982-3139, e-mail:


  • Wolff AV, Niday AK, Voelker KA, Call JA, Evans NP, Granata KP, Grange RW. 2006. Passive mechanical properties of maturing extensor digitorum longus are not affected by lack of dystrophin. Muscle and Nerve 34(3):304-312.
  • Grange RW, Call JA. 2007. Recommendations to define exercise prescription for Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Exercise and Sports Sciences Reviews 35(1):12-17.
  • Call JA, Voelker KA, Wolff AV, McMillan RP, Evans NP, Hulver MW, Talmadge RJ, Grange RW. 2008. Endurance capacity of maturing mdx mice is markedly enhanced by combined voluntary wheel running and green tea extract. Journal of Applied Physiology 105(3):923-932.
  • Baltgalvis KA, Call JA, Nikas JB, Lowe DA. 2009. The effects of prednisolone on skeletal muscle contractility in mdx mice. Muscle and Nerve 40:443-454.
  • Evans NP, Call JA, Bassaganya—Riera J, Robertson JL, Grange RW. 2010. Green tea extract improves pathology, but not macrophage infiltration in mdx mice. Clinical Nutrition 29:391-398.
  • Call JA, McKeehen JN, Novotny SA, Lowe DA. 2010. Progressive, resistance voluntary wheel running in the mdx mouse. Muscle and Nerve 42(6):871-880.
  • Verma M, Asakura Y, Hirai H, Watanabe S, Fong GH, Ema M, Call JA, Lowe DA, Asakura A. 2010. Flt-1 haploinsufficiency ameliorates muscular dystrophy phenotype by developmentally increased vasculature in mdx mice. Human Molecular Genetics 19(21):4145-4159.
  • Garlich MW, Baltgalvis KA, Call JA, Dorsey LL, Lowe DA. 2010. Platarflexion contracture in the mdx mouse. American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 89:976-985.
  • Prins KW, Call JA, Lowe DA, Ervasti JM. 2011. Quadriceps myopathy caused by skeletal muscle specific ablation of b-cyto-actin. Journal of Cell Science 124(6):951-957.
  • Markert CD, Ambrosio FX, Call JA, Grange RW. 2011. Exercise and Duchenne muscular dystrophy: Towards evidence-based exercise prescription. Muscle and Nerve 43(4):464-478.
  • Call JA, Ervasti JM, Lowe DA. 2011. TAT-microUtrophin mitigates the pathophysiology of dystrophin and utrophin double-knockout mice. Journal of Applied Physiology 111(1):200-205.
  • Greising SM, Call JA, Lund TC, Blazar BR, Tolar J, Lowe DA. 2011. Skeletal muscle contractile function and neuromuscular performance in Zmpste24(-/-) mice, a murine model of human progeria. Age In Press.
  • Call JA, Eckhoff MD, Baltgalvis KA, Warren GL, Lowe DA. 2011. Adaptive strength gains in dystrophic muscle exposed to repeated bouts of eccentric contractions. Journal of Applied Physiology In Press.