Protein Supplementation Augments Muscle Fiber Hypertrophy but Does Not Modulate Satellite Cell Content During Prolonged Resistance-Type Exercise Training in Frail Elderly

Marlou L. Dirks, Michael Tieland, Lex B. Verdijk, Mario Losen, Rachel Nilwik, Marco Mensink, Lisette C. P. G. M. de Groot, Luc J. C. van Loon*

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)608-615
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of the American Medical Directors Association
Volume18
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2017

Keywords

  • Sarcopenia
  • skeletal muscle
  • resistance exercise
  • amino acids
  • SKELETAL-MUSCLE
  • MYOFIBER HYPERTROPHY
  • MYONUCLEAR ADDITION
  • OLDER-ADULTS
  • MEN
  • STRENGTH
  • SIZE
  • SARCOPENIA
  • MASS
  • WOMEN

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