Liverpool Skylilne

Sport and Exercise Sciences

Dr Daniel Owens

Dr Daniel Owens


Journal Articles

Earl KE, Sakellariou GK, Sinclair M, Fenech M, Croden F, Owens DJ, Tang J, Miller A, Lawton C, Dye L, Close GL, Fraser WD, McArdle A, Beadsworth MBJ. 2017. Vitamin D status in chronic fatigue syndrome/myalgic encephalomyelitis: A cohort study from the North-West of England BMJ Open, 7 >DOI

Ueberschlag-Pitiot V, Stantzou A, Messéant J, Lemaitre M, Owens DJ, Noirez P, Roy P, Agbulut O, Metzger D, Ferry A. 2017. Gonad-related factors promote muscle performance gain during postnatal development in male and female mice American Journal of Physiology - Endocrinology And Metabolism, 313 :E12-E25 >DOI

Owens DJ, Tang JCY, Bradley WJ, Sparks AS, Fraser WD, Morton JP, Close GL. 2017. Efficacy of High-Dose Vitamin D Supplements for Elite Athletes MEDICINE AND SCIENCE IN SPORTS AND EXERCISE, 49 :349-356 >DOI >Link

Girven M, Dugdale HF, Owens DJ, Hughes DC, Stewart CE, Sharples AP. 2016. L-glutamine Improves Skeletal Muscle Cell Differentiation and Prevents Myotube Atrophy After Cytokine (TNF-alpha) Stress Via Reduced p38 MAPK Signal Transduction JOURNAL OF CELLULAR PHYSIOLOGY, 231 :2720-2732 >DOI >Link

Sharples AP, Polydorou I, Hughes DC, Owens DJ, Hughes TM, Stewart CE. 2016. Skeletal muscle cells possess a 'memory' of acute early life TNF-alpha exposure: role of epigenetic adaptation BIOGERONTOLOGY, 17 :603-617 >DOI >Link

Owens DJ, Sharples AP, Polydorou I, Alwan N, Donovan T, Tang J, Fraser WD, Cooper RG, Morton JP, Stewart C, Close GL. 2015. A systems-based investigation into vitamin D and skeletal muscle repair, regeneration, and hypertrophy AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSIOLOGY-ENDOCRINOLOGY AND METABOLISM, 309 :E1019-E1031 >DOI >Link

Wilson G, Pritchard PP, Papageorgiou C, Phillips S, Kumar P, Langan-Evans C, Routledge H, Owens DJ, Morton JP, Close GL. 2015. Fasted Exercise and Increased Dietary Protein Reduces Body Fat and Improves Strength in Jockeys INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE, 36 :1008-1014 >DOI >Link

Impey SG, Smith D, Robinson AL, Owens DJ, Bartlett JD, Smith K, Limb M, Tang J, Fraser WD, Close GL, Morton JP. 2015. Leucine-enriched protein feeding does not impair exercise-induced free fatty acid availability and lipid oxidation: beneficial implications for training in carbohydrate-restricted states AMINO ACIDS, 47 :407-416 >DOI >Link

Owens DJ, Fraser WD, Close GL. 2015. Vitamin D and the athlete: Emerging insights EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF SPORT SCIENCE, 15 :73-84 >DOI >Link

Owens DJ, Webber D, Impey SG, Tang J, Donovan TF, Fraser WD, Morton JP, Close GL. 2014. Vitamin D supplementation does not improve human skeletal muscle contractile properties in insufficient young males EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSIOLOGY, 114 :1309-1320 >DOI >Link

Cobley JN, Sakellariou GK, Owens DJ, Murray S, Waldron S, Gregson W, Fraser WD, Burniston JG, Iwanejko LA, McArdle A, Morton JP, Jackson MJ, Close GL. 2014. Lifelong training preserves some redox-regulated adaptive responses after an acute exercise stimulus in aged human skeletal muscle FREE RADICAL BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE, 70 :23-32 >DOI >Link

Owens DJ, Close GL. 2013. Vitamin D and athletic performance Agro Food Industry Hi-Tech, 24 :63-67

Close GL, Leckey J, Patterson M, Bradley W, Owens DJ, Fraser WD, Morton JP. 2013. The effects of vitamin D(3) supplementation on serum total 25[OH]D concentration and physical performance: a randomised dose-response study. Br J Sports Med, 47 :692-696 >DOI >Link

Close GL, Russell J, Cobley JN, Owens DJ, Wilson G, Gregson W, Fraser WD, Morton JP. 2013. Assessment of vitamin D concentration in non-supplemented professional athletes and healthy adults during the winter months in the UK: implications for skeletal muscle function. J Sports Sci, 31 :344-353 >DOI >Link

Conference Publication (journal proceedings)

Owens DJ, Polydorou I, Alwan N, Fraser WD, Tang J, Morton J, Sharples AP, Stewart CE, Close GL. 2015. The Role of Vitamin D in Skeletal Muscle Repair: A Systems Biology Approach European College of Sport Science (ECSS)