• 2016

    1) Baczynska, A. M., Shaw, S., Roberts, H. C., Cooper, C., Aihie Sayer, A. and Patel, H. P. (2016). “Human Vastus Lateralis Skeletal Muscle Biopsy Using the Weil-Blakesley Conchotome.” Journal of Visualized Experiments(109): e53075.

    2) Ibrahim, K., May, C., Patel, H. P., Baxter, M., Sayer, A. A. and Roberts, H. (2016). “A feasibility study of implementing grip strength measurement into routine hospital practice (GRImP): study protocol.” Pilot & Feasibility Studies 2: 27.

    3) Lewis, A., Lee, J. Y., Donaldson, A. V., Natanek, S. A., Vaidyanathan, S., Man, W. D., et al. (2016). “Increased expression of H19/miR-675 is associated with a low fat-free mass index in patients with COPD.” Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle 7(3): 330-344.


    1) Patel, H. P., White, M. C., Westbury, L., Syddall, H. E., Stephens, P. J., Clough, G. F., et al. (2015). “Skeletal muscle morphology in sarcopenia defined using the EWGSOP criteria: findings from the Hertfordshire Sarcopenia Study (HSS).” BMC Geriatr 15: 171.


    1) Patel, H. P., Al-Shanti, N., Davies, L. C., Barton, S. J., Grounds, M. D., Tellam, R. L., et al. (2014). “Lean mass, muscle strength and gene expression in community dwelling older men: findings from the Hertfordshire Sarcopenia Study (HSS).” Calcified Tissue International 95(4): 308-316.


    1) Baylis, D., Bartlett, D. B., Patel, H. P. and Roberts, H. C. (2013). “Understanding how we age: insights into inflammaging.” Longev.Healthspan. 2: 8.

    2) Costello, P. M., Hollis, L. J., Cripps, R. L., Bearpark, N., Patel, H. P., Sayer, A. A., et al. (2013). “Lower maternal body condition during pregnancy affects skeletal muscle structure and glut-4 protein levels but not glucose tolerance in mature adult sheep.” Reprod.Sci. 20: 1144-1155.

    3) Edwards, M. H., Gregson, C. L., Patel, H. P., Jameson, K. A., Harvey, N. C., Sayer, A. A., et al. (2013). “Muscle size, strength, and physical performance and their associations with bone structure in the Hertfordshire Cohort Study.” J.Bone Miner.Res. 28: 2295-2304.

    4) Patel, H. P., Syddall, H. E., Jameson, K., Robinson, S., Denison, H., Roberts, H. C., et al. (2013). “Prevalence of sarcopenia in community-dwelling older people in the UK using the European Working Group on Sarcopenia in Older People (EWGSOP) definition: findings from the Hertfordshire Cohort Study (HCS).” Age Ageing 42: 378-384.

    5) Sayer, A. A., Robinson, S. M., Patel, H. P., Shavlakadze, T., Cooper, C. and Grounds, M. D. (2013). “New horizons in the pathogenesis, diagnosis and management of sarcopenia (editorial).” Age Ageing 42: 145-150.


    1) Patel, H. P., Cooper, C. and Sayer, A. A. (2012). Percutaneous muscle biopsy: history, methods and acceptability. Muscle biopsy. C. Sundaram, Intech.

    2) Patel, H. P., Jameson, K. A., Syddall, H. E., Martin, H. J., Stewart, C. E., Cooper, C., et al. (2012). “Developmental influences, muscle morphology, and sarcopenia in community-dwelling older men.” J.Gerontol.A Biol.Sci.Med.Sci. 67: 82-87.

    3) Stevens, P. J., Syddall, H. E., Patel, H. P., Martin, H. J., Cooper, C. and Aihie, S. A. (2012). “Is Grip Strength a Good Marker of Physical Performance among Community-Dwelling Older People?” J.Nutr.Health Aging 16: 769-774.


    1) Patel, H., Syddall, H. E., Martin, H. J., Cooper, C., Stewart, C. and Sayer, A. A. (2011). “The feasibility and acceptability of muscle biopsy in epidemiological studies: findings from the Hertfordshire sarcopenia study (HSS).” J Nutr.Health Aging 15: 10-15.

    2) Roberts, H. C., Denison, H. J., Martin, H. J., Patel, H. P., Syddall, H., Cooper, C., et al. (2011). “A review of the measurement of grip strength in clinical and epidemiological studies: towards a standardised approach.” Age Ageing 40: 423-429.


    1) Patel, H. P., Syddall, H. E., Martin, H. J., Stewart, C. E., Cooper, C. and Sayer, A. A. (2010). “Hertfordshire sarcopenia study: design and methods.” BMC.Geriatr. 10: 43.

    2) Sayer, A. A., Stewart, C., Patel, H. and Cooper, C. (2010). “The developmental origins of sarcopenia: from epidemiological evidence to underlying mechanisms.” Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease 1(3): 150-157.


    1) Sayer, A. A., Syddall, H., Martin, H., Patel, H., Baylis, D. and Cooper, C. (2008). “The developmental origins of sarcopenia.” J Nutr.Health Aging 12: 427-432.