Muscle Atrophy News and Research

RSS
Mechanically active adhesive prevents and supports the recovery from muscle atrophy

Mechanically active adhesive prevents and supports the recovery from muscle atrophy

New studies point to a broadly applicable treatment for neurodegenerative diseases

New studies point to a broadly applicable treatment for neurodegenerative diseases

First-of-its-kind messenger RNA therapy developed for ovarian cancer, cachexia

First-of-its-kind messenger RNA therapy developed for ovarian cancer, cachexia

Blocking FNDC5 prevents cancer-induced cachexia in mice

Blocking FNDC5 prevents cancer-induced cachexia in mice

Novel tool evaluates the contractile force-related state of myotubes

Novel tool evaluates the contractile force-related state of myotubes

Novel member of a class of anti-diabetes drugs could help treat muscle wasting disease

Novel member of a class of anti-diabetes drugs could help treat muscle wasting disease

Regular cycling can improve mobility in patients with myotonic dystrophy

Regular cycling can improve mobility in patients with myotonic dystrophy

Vitamin C may help to counteract common side effect of the chemotherapy drug

Vitamin C may help to counteract common side effect of the chemotherapy drug

Study shows the benefits of once-weekly prednisone in obese mice

Study shows the benefits of once-weekly prednisone in obese mice

Accumulation of damaged mitochondria triggers inflammatory processes that cause muscle atrophy

Accumulation of damaged mitochondria triggers inflammatory processes that cause muscle atrophy

Researchers investigate loss of fitness following COVID-19

Researchers investigate loss of fitness following COVID-19

Using mRNA to introduce gene editor into human muscle stem cells

Using mRNA to introduce gene editor into human muscle stem cells

Effects of multi-nutrient supplementation on COVID-19 severity in elderly patients

Effects of multi-nutrient supplementation on COVID-19 severity in elderly patients

New discovery helps explain the persistent weakness after ACL reconstruction surgery

New discovery helps explain the persistent weakness after ACL reconstruction surgery

Physical exercise can improve cancer-induced anemia

Physical exercise can improve cancer-induced anemia

New mathematical model can predict the optimum exercise regime for building muscle

New mathematical model can predict the optimum exercise regime for building muscle

Study reveals key mechanisms of how physical load stimulates bone growth

Study reveals key mechanisms of how physical load stimulates bone growth

An antioxidative stress regulator helps keep muscles from becoming weak in low gravity

An antioxidative stress regulator helps keep muscles from becoming weak in low gravity

Reduced function of key gene may affect communication between motor neurons and muscles in ALS

Reduced function of key gene may affect communication between motor neurons and muscles in ALS

Researchers explore effects of reduced gravity on mouse skeletal muscles

Researchers explore effects of reduced gravity on mouse skeletal muscles