skeletal muscle


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skeletal muscle

[′skel·əd·əl ‚məs·əl]
(anatomy)
A striated, voluntary muscle attached to a bone and concerned with body movements.
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Sudera, "Changes in tissue blood flow and beta-receptor density of skeletal muscle in rats treated with the beta2-adrenoceptor agonist clenbuterol," British Journal of Pharmacology, vol.
Exercise training makes better cardiovascular function and evaluates vascular transport capacity of skeletal muscle (10).
The main purpose of this study was to identify the gene expression level in blood and skeletal muscle of thoroughbred horses during the pre- and post- exercise period and compare nucleotide and amino acid sequence with other species.
Conclusion: These results strongly suggest that TGF-[beta] induces its own expression through a TGF-[beta] -receptor/Smad-dependent mechanism and apocynin is able to inhibit this process, suggesting that requires NOX-induced ROS in skeletal muscle cells.
The clinical presentation of the reported patient was characterized by clinical HCM and mild skeletal muscle abnormalities.
Now, the team has shown that altering the activity of the KATP protein causes skeletal muscles to become less efficient and burn more calories.
Studies from recent years have shown that many miRNAs involved in the regulation of skeletal muscle proliferation and differentiation processes
They found that just because a skeletal muscle cell produced in the lab expresses muscle markers, doesn't mean it is fully functional.
It is generally accepted that the shortening of skeletal muscle length induces a larger reduction of muscle mass, compared with a stretched skeletal muscle (Booth and Kelso, 1973).
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The clinical studies have shown that tolperisone is efficacious without sedation, which is a common side effect of other marketed skeletal muscle relaxant products, concluded the company.
An active learning mammalian skeletal muscle lab demonstrating contractile and kinetic properties of fast-and slow-twitch muscle.