TITLE

All About Myostatin Blockers

AUTHOR(S)
Rowley, Brian
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Apr2003, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p118
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the status of research on myostatin, a protein that blocks muscle growth. Information on research that created mice whose muscle were twice the normal size; Efforts of scientists to uncover ways to inhibit myostatin activity; Parts of body where myostatin is present; Ways to block myostatin.
ACCESSION #
10124663

 

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