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The involvement of the skeletal muscles in long COVID-19

The involvement of the skeletal muscles in long COVID-19

Accumulation of damaged mitochondria triggers inflammatory processes that cause muscle atrophy

Accumulation of damaged mitochondria triggers inflammatory processes that cause muscle atrophy

Advanced gene therapy may prevent severe loss of muscle mass in elderly people

Advanced gene therapy may prevent severe loss of muscle mass in elderly people

Study reveals link between muscular dystrophy and sphingolipids

Study reveals link between muscular dystrophy and sphingolipids

Simple, inexpensive method to predict the risk of functional disability in older people

Simple, inexpensive method to predict the risk of functional disability in older people

Sarcopenia and COVID-19

Sarcopenia and COVID-19

Lack of protein in the diet of women over 65 linked to sarcopenia and sarcopenic obesity

Lack of protein in the diet of women over 65 linked to sarcopenia and sarcopenic obesity

Study finds early stages of sarcopenia could be counteracted with timely interventions

Study finds early stages of sarcopenia could be counteracted with timely interventions

Older women with sarcopenia less likely to experience hot flashes

Older women with sarcopenia less likely to experience hot flashes

Green tea extract and cocoa-supplemented diets improve survival rate of aging mice

Green tea extract and cocoa-supplemented diets improve survival rate of aging mice

Study shows higher risk of sarcopenia among older adults who are underweight and lack exercise

Study shows higher risk of sarcopenia among older adults who are underweight and lack exercise

New discovery provides clues to elucidate the pathogenesis of muscle diseases

New discovery provides clues to elucidate the pathogenesis of muscle diseases

Professor Cyrus Cooper receives ECTS Steven Boonen Clinical Research award

Professor Cyrus Cooper receives ECTS Steven Boonen Clinical Research award

Preoperative sarcopenia and exercise intolerance predict outcomes following lung cancer surgery

Preoperative sarcopenia and exercise intolerance predict outcomes following lung cancer surgery

Comprehensive roadmap of muscle aging reveals potential targets for treatments

Comprehensive roadmap of muscle aging reveals potential targets for treatments

Stem cell therapy could help restore debilitating age-related muscle loss

Stem cell therapy could help restore debilitating age-related muscle loss

Hormone known to prevent weight gain can help maintain healthy muscles in mice

Hormone known to prevent weight gain can help maintain healthy muscles in mice

New genetic analysis reveals biological causes of muscle weakness in older people

New genetic analysis reveals biological causes of muscle weakness in older people

Researchers use cachexia model to assess cancer-derived myocardial impairments

Researchers use cachexia model to assess cancer-derived myocardial impairments

Greater muscle strength associated with lower risk of COVID-19 hospitalization

Greater muscle strength associated with lower risk of COVID-19 hospitalization