Muscle hypertrophy

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Muscle hypertrophy

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Muscle hypertrophy" returned 100 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The acute satellite cell response and skeletal muscle hypertrophy following resistance training.
 

Author(s): Leeann M Bellamy, Sophie Joanisse, Amanda Grubb, Cameron J Mitchell, Bryon R McKay, Stuart M Phillips, Steven Baker, Gianni Parise

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The extent of skeletal muscle hypertrophy in response to resistance training is highly variable in humans. The main objective of this study was to explain the nature of this variability. More specifically, we focused on the myogenic stem cell population, the satellite cell (SC) as ...

Last Updated: 15 Oct 2014

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Solitary accessory and papillary muscle hypertrophy manifested as dynamic mid-wall obstruction and symptomatic heart failure: diagnostic feasibility by multi-modality imaging.
 

Author(s): Kuo-Tzu Sung, Chun-Ho Yun, Charles Jia-Yin Hou, Chung-Lieh Hung

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Solitary papillary muscle (PM) hypertrophy is an unique type of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), which is characterized by predominant papillary muscle hypertrophy sparing the rest of other left ventricular segments. It has recently drawn our attention about the mechanism of left ...

Last Updated: 14 Mar 2014

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Acute post-exercise myofibrillar protein synthesis is not correlated with resistance training-induced muscle hypertrophy in young men.
 

Author(s): Cameron J Mitchell, Tyler A Churchward-Venne, Gianni Parise, Leeann Bellamy, Steven K Baker, Kenneth Smith, Philip J Atherton, Stuart M Phillips

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Muscle hypertrophy following resistance training (RT) involves activation of myofibrillar protein synthesis (MPS) to expand the myofibrillar protein pool. The degree of hypertrophy following RT is, however, highly variable and thus we sought to determine the relationship between the ...

Last Updated: 3 Mar 2014

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The terms "Muscle hypertrophy" returned 11 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Possibility of leg muscle hypertrophy by ambulation in older adults: a brief review.
 

Author(s): Hayao Ozaki, Jeremy P Loenneke, Robert S Thiebaud, Joel M Stager, Takashi Abe

Journal: Clin Interv Aging. 2013 ;8():369-75.

 

It is known that ambulatory exercises such as brisk walking and jogging are potent stimuli for improving aerobic capacity, but it is less understood whether ambulatory exercise can increase leg muscle size and function. The purpose of this brief review is to discuss whether or not ...

Last Updated: 10 Apr 2013

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cAMP signaling in skeletal muscle adaptation: hypertrophy, metabolism, and regeneration.
 

Author(s): Rebecca Berdeaux, Randi Stewart

Journal: Am. J. Physiol. Endocrinol. Metab.. 2012 Jul;303(1):E1-17.

 

Among organ systems, skeletal muscle is perhaps the most structurally specialized. The remarkable subcellular architecture of this tissue allows it to empower movement with instructions from motor neurons. Despite this high degree of specialization, skeletal muscle also has intrinsic ...

Last Updated: 3 Jul 2012

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Muscle plasticity and β₂-adrenergic receptors: adaptive responses of β₂-adrenergic receptor expression to muscle hypertrophy and atrophy.
 

Author(s): Shogo Sato, Ken Shirato, Kaoru Tachiyashiki, Kazuhiko Imaizumi

Journal: J. Biomed. Biotechnol.. 2011 ;2011():729598.

 

We discuss the functional roles of β₂-adrenergic receptors in skeletal muscle hypertrophy and atrophy as well as the adaptive responses of β₂-adrenergic receptor expression to anabolic and catabolic conditions. β₂-Adrenergic receptor stimulation using anabolic drugs increases ...

Last Updated: 22 Dec 2011

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Activity Dependent Rehabilitation Model to Improve Bone and Muscle Outcomes
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Disuse Osteoporosis; Atrophy, Disuse; Nervous System; Structural; Marker; Skeletal Muscle Hypertrophy

 

Last Updated: 5 Dec 2014

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Effectiveness of NMES Associated to Vascular Occlusion in Functional Performance and Muscle Hypertrophy in Athlete's
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Electric Stimulation Therapy; Muscle Strength

 

Last Updated: 29 Mar 2015

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Botulinum Toxin Type A (BOTOX®) Treatment of Masseter Muscle Hypertrophy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Masticatory Muscles, Hypertrophy of

 

Last Updated: 22 Jul 2015

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