Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Perm1 in skeletal muscle dysfunction induced by disuse and heart failure|
Robert S. Ross
||San Diego, CA
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| April 2020 -
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Project Summary/Abstract Skeletal muscle (SkM) atrophy is a significant health problem associated with muscle disuse. It can frequently occur in association with diseases or treatments of any type that require bed rest or full immobilization. It can result nervous supply injury, or result from chronic diseases, such as cancer, AIDS, diabetes, and importantly, a focus of this proposal, chronic heart failure (HF). Increased physical activity and exercise reduce muscle atrophy or even accelerate it...
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