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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 89
Published: 06 August 2018
10.1159/000486490
EISBN: 978-3-318-06352-3
... Abstract Skeletal myogenesis begins in the embryo with proliferation and differentiation of muscle progenitor cells that ultimately fuse to form multinucleated myofibers. After midgestation, muscle growth occurs through hypertrophy of these myofibers. The most rapid growth phase occurs...
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Series: Frontiers of Hormone Research
Volume: 50
Published: 20 April 2018
10.1159/000486072
EISBN: 978-3-318-06339-4
... endocrine system on the proliferation/differentiation of most cells (and thus possibly on the evolution of cancer). The most plausible target tissues include skeletal and cardiac muscle, all immune cells, many cells involved in cardiovascular homeostasis, brain cells, and reproductive tissues. These data...
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Series: Monographs in Clinical Cytology
Volume: 22
Published: 21 August 2017
10.1159/000475098
EISBN: 978-3-318-06077-5
... Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) is a malignant tumor with differentiation towards skeletal muscle and is the most common sarcoma of childhood. Four main subtypes are recognized in the current WHO classification: embryonal, alveolar, spindle cell/sclerosing, and pleomorphic. The embryonal subtype of RMS...
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Series: Frontiers of Hormone Research
Volume: 46
Published: 23 May 2016
10.1159/000443866
EISBN: 978-3-318-05840-6
... Abstract Skeletal fragility is a frequent complication of endogenous hypercortisolism, and fragility fractures may be the first clinical manifestation of the disease. Fractures involve more frequently the vertebrae and may occur in 30-50% of the patients exposed to glucocorticoid excess...
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Series: Endocrine Development
Volume: 28
Published: 11 June 2015
10.1159/000381049
EISBN: 978-3-318-05467-5
... Abstract Inflicted non-accidental skeletal injuries form a small but important part of the spectrum of child abuse, with the majority of skeletal injuries occurring in children under 2 years of age. Radiology plays a vital role in the detection and evaluation of these skeletal injuries...
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Series: Endocrine Development
Volume: 28
Published: 11 June 2015
10.1159/000381051
EISBN: 978-3-318-05467-5
... Abstract Constitutional disorders of bone, commonly termed skeletal dysplasias (SDs), are inherited disorders of cartilage and/or bone that affect their growth, morphometry and integrity. Associated skeletal abnormalities are usually but not invariably symmetrical. They may be classified...
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Series: Medicine and Sport Science
Volume: 60
Published: 15 September 2014
10.1159/000357337
EISBN: 978-3-318-02577-4
... Abstract This chapter reviews current knowledge of the various signaling pathways that cause the glucose transporter isoform 4 (GLUT4)-containing vesicles to translocate from intracellular compartments of skeletal muscle cells to the plasma membrane in response to exercise. Specifically...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 76
Published: 05 August 2013
10.1159/000350261
EISBN: 978-3-318-02409-8
...), and the rate of muscle mass and strength gains. However, an effect of protein consumption during acute post-exercise recovery on mitochondrial protein synthesis has yet to be demonstrated. Protein ingestion following endurance exercise does facilitate an increase in skeletal MPS, supporting muscle repair...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 106
Published: 12 February 2013
10.1159/000342605
EISBN: 978-3-318-02266-7
... in later life, all current public health issues [ 2 ]. Another important public health issue is osteoporosis, ‘a skeletal disorder characterised by low bone mass and microarchitectural deterioration of bone tissue with a consequent increase in bone fragility and risk of fracture’ [ 3 ]. Osteoporotic...
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Series: Endocrine Development
Volume: 21
Published: 23 August 2011
10.1159/000328131
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9793-7
... Abstract Almost 400 different forms of skeletal dysplasias have been described, each with characteristic clinical and radiographic features. The underlying genetic and molecular pathology is known in several forms. Correct diagnosis is important for genetic counseling, treatment decisions...
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Series: Endocrine Development
Volume: 21
Published: 23 August 2011
10.1159/000328138
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9793-7
... Abstract Self-renewing, multipotent progenitors of skeletal tissues are found within skeletal segments (skeletal stem cells) and coincide with adventitial reticular cells of bone marrow vessels in situ and with explanted clonogenic stromal cells ex vivo. These cells, which can be identified...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 100
Published: 12 August 2009
10.1159/000235713
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9225-3
...Skeletal Muscle and Health In the United States, more than 400,000 people die every year directly due to physical inactivity and poor nutrition [ 1 ]. This accounts for 1/3 of all preventable deaths and 1/6 of all deaths. Increasingly, skeletal muscle has been identified as playing a central...
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Series: Endocrine Development
Volume: 16
Published: 17 June 2009
10.1159/000223698
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9162-1
... Abstract Inflicted non-accidental skeletal injuries form a small but important part of the spectrum of child abuse, with the majority of skeletal injuries occurring in children under 2 years of age. Radiology plays a vital role in the detection and evaluation of these skeletal injuries...
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Series: Medicine and Sport Science
Volume: 51
Published: 31 May 2007
10.1159/000103013
EISBN: 978-3-318-01459-4
... day (typically in physical education) or as an after-school program.Overall, these studies showed that school-based skeletal loading interventions are efficacious,safe, and feasible. Furthermore, studies to date have shown that interventions are mosteffective when initiated during prepuberty and early...
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Series: Endocrine Development
Volume: 8
Published: 15 February 2005
10.1159/000084100
EISBN: 978-3-318-01178-4
... Abstract During puberty, the acquisition of skeletal mass and areal bone mineral density (BMD)mainly reflects an increase in bone size (length and perimeters) and not true volumetricBMD. Sexual dimorphism in bone mass and areal BMD is also explained by differences inbone size (longer and wider...
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Series: Medicine and Sport Science
Volume: 46
Published: 08 October 2003
10.1159/000074364
EISBN: 978-3-318-00996-5
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