Translational control mechanisms modulate skeletal muscle gene expression during hypertrophy

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Abstract

Understanding the basic mechanisms regulating skeletal muscle hypertrophy is essential to providing strategies for optimizing and maintaining skeletal muscle mass. This review focuses on the importance of mRNA translation in mediating acute increases in protein synthesis after resistance exercise as well as the anabolic response of muscle growth.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)111-116
Number of pages6
JournalExercise and Sport Sciences Reviews
Volume31
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 2003

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation

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