Robert Elsner

Professor Emeritus

Marine Mammals
235 IRV II
PO Box 757220
Fairbanks, AK 99775
907-474-7795
Publications
J. P. Vazquez-Medina, T. Zenteno-Savin, R. Elsner and R. M. Ortiz. 2012. Coping with physiological oxidative stress: a review of antioxidant strategies in seals Journal of Comparative Physiology B-Biochemical Systemic and Environmental Physiology. 182(6):741-750.

J. P. Vasquez-Medina, N. O. Olguin-Monroy, A. P.D. Maldonado, Santamaria, M. Konigsberg, R. Elsner, M. O. Hammill, J. M. Burns and T. Zenteno-Savin. 2011. Maturation increases superoxide radical production without increasing oxidative damage in hooded seal skeletal muscle. Canadian Journal of Zoology. 89:206-212.

T. Zenteno-Savin, J. P. Vasquez-Medina, N. Cantu-Medellin, P. J. Ponganis and R. Elsner. 2011. Oxidative Stress in Aquatic Ecosystems. Ischemia-reperfusion in diving birds and mammals: How they avoid oxidative damage Ed. D. Abele, J. P. Vasquez-Medina and T. Zenteno-Savin. Wiley-Blackwell,

R. W. Elsner and B. Gooden. 2009. Diving and asphyxia: A comparative study of animals and man. Cambridge University Press,

Elsner, R. and I.S. de la Lande. 1998. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A. Heterogeneous cholinergic reactions of ringed seal coronary arteries.

Elsner, R., S. Oyasaeter, R. Almass and O.D. Saugstad. 1998. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology A. Diving seals, ischemia-reperfusion, and oxygen radicals.

Elsner, R., D.H. Kristensen and A. Keinonen. 1997. The arctic marine frontier: icebreaking research vessel would enhance logistic prospects and arctic research capabilities in the 21st century. Sea Technology. 38(8):47-56.

Elsner, R., K. Shiraki and M. Mohri. 1996. Physiological Basis of Occupational Health: Stressful Environments. Seals and Ama, animal and human diving experts. Ed. K. Shiraki, S. Sagawa and M.K. Yousef . :127-135. Amsterdam, Academic Publishing,

Wartzok, D., R. Elsner, H. Stone, B.P. Kelly and R.W. Davis. 1992. Behavioral and physiological reactions of arctic seals during under-ice pilotage. Canadian Journal of Zoology. 67:2506-2513.

Elsner, R., R.W. Millard, J.K. Kjekshus, F.C. White and A.S. Blix. 1985. Coronary blood flow and myocardial segment dimensions in the diving seal. American Journal of Physiology. 249:H1119-H1126.

Elsner, R. and B. Gooden. 1983. Diving and Asphyxia, a Comparative Study of Animals and Man. :169. Cambridge University Press,

Specialties
  • Marine Mammals
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