Marc D. Cook

TitleAssistant Professor

DepartmentHuman Performance and Leisure Studies

Phone336-285-3547

Emailmdcook@ncat.edu

Websitehttps://ncatresearch.org/2018/09/04/dr-marc-cook-says-love-your-gut/

OfficeCorbett Sports Center
Room: 214A

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Marc D. Cook

Education

Other: Vascular Exercise Physiology, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2016

Ph D: Kinesiology, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2013

MS: Kinesiology, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2004

BS: Biology, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2000


Research Interests

Exercise, Systemic and Cellular Immune Function: Racial Disparities in Endothelial Dysfunction and subsequent CVD, Gut Dysbiosis & Vascular Disease.


Recent Publications

Allen,  J  Mailing,  L  Niemiro,  G  Moore,  R  Cook,  Marc  White,  B  Holscher,  H  Woods,  J  ( 2017).  Exercise Alters Gut Microbiota Composition and Function in Lean and Obese Humans..    Medicine and science in sports and exercise.

Robinson,  A  Fancher,  I  Sudhahar,  V  Bian,  J  Cook,  Marc  Mahmoud,  A  Ali,  M  Ushio-Fukai,  M  Brown,  M  Fukai,  T  Phillips,  S  ( 2017).  Short-term regular aerobic exercise reduces oxidative stress produced by acute in the adipose microvasculature..  ( 5,  312,  pp. H896-H906).   American journal of physiology. Heart and circulatory physiology.

Yan,  H  Ranadive,  S  Lane-Cordova,  A  Kappus,  R  Behun,  M  Cook,  Marc  Woods,  J  Wilund,  K  Baynard,  T  Halliwill,  J  Fernhall,  B  ( 2017).  Effect of acute aerobic exercise and histamine receptor blockade on arterial stiffness in African Americans and Caucasians..  ( 2,  122,  pp. 386-395).   Journal of applied physiology (Bethesda, Md. : 1985).

Lane-Cordova,  A  Ranadive,  S  Kappus,  R  Cook,  Marc  Phillips,  S  Woods,  J  Wilund,  K  Baynard,  T  Fernhall,  B  ( 2016).  Aging, not age-associated inflammation, determines blood pressure and endothelial responses to acute inflammation..  ( 12,  34,  pp. 2402-2409).   Journal of hypertension.

Yan,  H  Behun,  M  Cook,  Marc  Ranadive,  S  Lane-Cordova,  A  Kappus,  R  Woods,  J  Wilund,  K  Baynard,  T  Halliwill,  J  Fernhall,  B  ( 2016).  Differential Post-Exercise Blood Pressure Responses between Blacks and Caucasians..  ( 4,  11,  pp. e0153445).   PloS one.

Cook,  Marc  Allen,  J  Pence,  B  Wallig,  M  Gaskins,  H  White,  B  Woods,  J  ( 2016).  Exercise and gut immune function: evidence of alterations in colon immune cell homeostasis and microbiome characteristics with exercise training..  ( 2,  94,  pp. 158-63).   Immunology and cell biology.

Ranadive,  S  Yan,  H  Lane,  A  Kappus,  R  Cook,  Marc  Sun,  P  Harvey,  I  Ploutz-Synder,  R  Woods,  J  Wilund,  K  Fernhall,  B  ( 2016).  Aerobic Exercise Training and Arterial Changes in African Americans versus Caucasians..  ( 1,  48,  pp. 90-7).   Medicine and science in sports and exercise.

Kappus,  R  Ranadive,  S  Yan,  H  Lane-Cordova,  A  Cook,  Marc  Sun,  P  Harvey,  I  Wilund,  K  Woods,  J  Fernhall,  B  ( 2015).  Sex differences in autonomic function following maximal exercise..  ( 6,  pp. 28).   Biology of sex differences.

Cook,  Marc  ( 2015).  Endothelial Cell Function and Hypertension: Interactions among Inflammation, Immune Function, and Exercise..  In Linda S. Pescatello PhD., Michael Brown PhD.,  Effects of Exercise on Hypertension: From Cells to Physiological Systems.     Springer.

Smith,  D  Horn,  G  Petruzzello,  S  Freund,  G  Woods,  J  Cook,  Marc  Goldstein,  E  Fernhall,  B  ( 2014).  Effect of obesity on acute hemostatic responses to live-fire training drills..  ( 11,  114,  pp. 1768-71).   The American journal of cardiology.

Lane,  A  Yan,  H  Ranadive,  S  Kappus,  R  Sun,  P  Cook,  Marc  Harvey,  I  Woods,  J  Wilund,  K  Fernhall,  B  ( 2014).  Sex differences in ventricular-vascular coupling following endurance training..  ( 12,  114,  pp. 2597-606).   European journal of applied physiology.

Kang,  S  Jeraldo,  P  Kurti,  A  Miller,  M  Cook,  Marc  Whitlock,  K  Goldenfeld,  N  Woods,  J  White,  B  Chia,  N  Fryer,  J  ( 2014).  Diet and exercise orthogonally alter the gut microbiome and reveal independent associations with anxiety and cognition..  ( 9,  pp. 36).   Molecular neurodegeneration.

Ranadive,  S  Kappus,  R  Cook,  Marc  Yan,  H  Lane,  A  Woods,  J  Wilund,  K  Iwamoto,  G  Vanar,  V  Tandon,  R  Fernhall,  B  ( 2014).  Effect of acute moderate exercise on induced inflammation and arterial function in older adults..  ( 4,  99,  pp. 729-39).   Experimental physiology.

Yan,  H  Ranadive,  S  Heffernan,  K  Lane,  A  Kappus,  R  Cook,  Marc  Wu,  P  Sun,  P  Harvey,  I  Woods,  J  Wilund,  K  Fernhall,  B  ( 2014).  Hemodynamic and arterial stiffness differences between African-Americans and Caucasians after maximal exercise..  ( 1,  306,  pp. H60-8).   American journal of physiology. Heart and circulatory physiology.

Cook,  Marc  Martin,  S  Williams,  C  Whitlock,  K  Wallig,  M  Pence,  B  Woods,  J  ( 2013).  Forced treadmill exercise training exacerbates inflammation and causes mortality while voluntary wheel training is protective in a mouse model of colitis..  ( 33,  pp. 46-56).   Brain, behavior, and immunity.

Lane,  A  Ranadive,  S  Yan,  H  Kappus,  R  Cook,  Marc  Sun,  P  Woods,  J  Wilund,  K  Fernhall,  B  ( 2013).  Effect of sex on wasted left ventricular effort following maximal exercise..  ( 9,  34,  pp. 770-6).   International journal of sports medicine.

Cook,  Marc  Heffernan,  K  Ranadive,  S  Woods,  J  Fernhall,  B  ( 2013).  Effect of resistance training on biomarkers of vascular function and oxidative stress in young African-American and Caucasian men..  ( 6,  27,  pp. 388-92).   Journal of human hypertension.

Voss,  M  Erickson,  K  Prakash,  R  Chaddock,  L  Kim,  J  Alves,  H  Szabo,  A  Phillips,  S  Wójcicki,  T  Mailey,  E  Olson,  E  Gothe,  N  Vieira-Potter,  V  Martin,  S  Pence,  B  Cook,  Marc  Woods,  J  McAuley,  E  Kramer,  A  ( 2013).  Neurobiological markers of exercise-related brain plasticity in older adults..  ( 28,  pp. 90-9).   Brain, behavior, and immunity.

Kappus,  R  Ranadive,  S  Yan,  H  Lane,  A  Cook,  Marc  Hall,  G  Harvey,  I  Wilund,  K  Woods,  J  Fernhall,  B  ( 2013).  Validity of predicting left ventricular end systolic pressure changes following an acute bout of exercise..  ( 1,  16,  pp. 71-5).   Journal of science and medicine in sport.

Pence,  B  Lowder,  T  Keylock,  K  Vieira Potter,  V  Cook,  Marc  McAuley,  E  Woods,  J  ( 2012).  Relationship between systemic inflammation and delayed-type hypersensitivity response to Candida antigen in older adults..  ( 5,  7,  pp. e36403).   PloS one.