Skeletal muscle aging: stem cell function and tissue homeostasis

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Victor, Pedro Sousa (2012)
  • Publisher: Universitat Pompeu Fabra
  • Subject: Skeletal muscle | Satellite cell | Sarcopenia | Aging | Epigenetics | INK4a | Bmi1 | Sestrin | Muscle growth | musculo esquelético | célula satélite | envejecimiento | Sestrina | crecimiento muscular | 616.7

Muscle aging, in particular, is characterized by the reduction of tissue mass and function, which are particularly prominent in geriatric individuals undergoing sarcopenia. The age-associated muscle wasting is also associated with a decline in regenerative ability and a... View more
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