JuanMiguel Rodríguez

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Myostatin, a member of the transforming growth factor-β superfamily, is a potent negative regulator of skeletal muscle growth and is conserved in many species, from rodents to humans. Myostatin inactivation can induce skeletal muscle hypertrophy, while its overexpression or systemic administration causes muscle atrophy. As it represents a potential target(More)
Eight bifidobacterial strains isolated from human breast milk have been tested for their abilities to convert linoleic acid (LA) and í µí»¼-linolenic acid (LNA) to conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) and conjugated í µí»¼-linolenic acid (CLNA), respectively. These bioactive lipids display important properties that may contribute to the maintenance and(More)
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