Loss of oxidative defense and potential blockade of satellite cell maturation in the skeletal muscle of patients with cancer but not in the healthy elderly

Joanna Brzeszczynska, Neil Johns, Alain Schilb, Simone Degen, Martin Degen, Ramon Langen, Annemie Schols, David J. Glass, Ronenn Roubenoff, Carolyn A. Greig, Carsten Jacobi, Kenneth C. H. Fearon, James A. Ross*

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1690-1702
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2016


  • cachexia
  • elderly
  • satellite cells
  • oxidative stress

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