|Education||B.S. Biology, Minor in Chemistry - Millersville University of Pennsylvania
B.S. Athletic Training - West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Awards and Honors
2014 Undergraduate Summer research Fellowship
2014 Anton K. Fontes Award in Health Professions
2012-2015 Academic Distinction
2015 Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers Society Student Spotlight
- Sarver DC, Sugg KB, Disser NP, Sibilsky-Enselman ER, Mendias CM. Local cryotherapy minimally impacts the metabolome and transcriptome of human skeletal muscle. Scientific Reports. 2017 May; 7(1)
- Sugg KB, Korn MA, Sarver DC, Markworth JF, Mendias CL. Targeted inhibition of platelet-derived growth factor signaling prevents muscle fiber growth during skeletal muscle hypertrophy. FEBS Letters. 2017 Jan; 591(5)
- Sarver DC, Ashrav-Kharaz Y, Sugg KB, Gumucio JP, Comerford EJ, Mendias CL. Sex-based Differences in Tendon Structure and Function. Journal of Orthopaedic Research. 2017 Jan 6
- Rojas-Pena A, Werner NL, Alghanem F, Rakestraw SL, Sarver DC, Lange PL, Rudich SM, Mendias CL, Magee JC, Bartlett RH, and Ozer K. Ex Situ Perfusion of Human Limb Allografts for 24 Hours. Transplantation. 2016 Mar; 101(3)
- Wilde JW, Gumucio JP, Grekin JA, Sarver DC, Noah AC, Ruehlmann DG, Davis ME, Bedi A, Mendias CL. Inhibition of p38 MAPK Signaling Reduces Fibrosis and Lipid Accumulation After Rotator Cuff Repair. J Shoulder Elbow Surgery. 2016 Sep; 25(9)
- Schwartz AJ, Sarver DC, Sugg KB, Dzierzawski JT, Gumucio JP , Mendias CL. p38 MAPK Signaling in Postnatal Tendon Growth and Remodeling. PLoS one. 2015 Mar; 10(3)
- Sugg KB, Markworth JF, Disser NP, Rizzi AM, Talarek JR, Sarver DC, Brooks SV, Mendias CM. Postnatal tendon growth and remodeling requires platelet-derived growth factor receptor signaling. AJP Cell Phys. 2017 Dec 13.
- Halperin Kuhns VL, Sanchez J, Sarver DC, Khalil Z, Rajkumar P, Marr KA, Pluznick J. Characterizing novel olfactory receptors expressed in the murine renal cortex. Am J Physiol: Renal Physiology. 2019 May.
- Little HC, Rodriguez S, Lei X, Tan SY, Stewart AN, Sahagun A, Sarver DC, Wong W. Myonectin deletion promotes adipose fat storage and reduces liver steatosis. FASEB J. 2019 April.
- Ozer K, Gok E, Alghanem F, Lim E, Sarver DC, Eckhardt L, Christensen S, Hoenerhoff M, Mendias CL. Single muscle fiber contractility testing in rats to quantify ischemic muscle damage during reperfusion injury. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg. 2019 Jan
- Disser NP, Sugg KB, Talarek JR, Sarver DC, Rourke BJ, Mendias CL. Insulin-like growth factor 1 signaling in tenocytes is required for adult tendon growth. FASEB J. 2019 July.
- Sarver DC, Sugg KB, Talarek JR, Swanson JB, Oliver DJ, Hinken AC, Kramer HF, Mendias CL. Prostaglandin D2 signaling is not involved in the recovery of rat hindlimb tendons from injury. Physiological Reports. 2019 Oct.