Corpus ID: 26339957

AAV-MEDIATED MYOSTATIN PROPEPTIDE GENE DELIVERY RESULTS IN GROWTH AND HYPERTROPHY OF SKELETAL BUT NOT CARDIAC MUSCLE

@inproceedings{Zhu2005AAVMEDIATEDMP,
  title={AAV-MEDIATED MYOSTATIN PROPEPTIDE GENE DELIVERY RESULTS IN GROWTH AND HYPERTROPHY OF SKELETAL BUT NOT CARDIAC MUSCLE},
  author={Zhu and B. Wang and O’Day},
  year={2005}
}
AND HYPERTROPHY OF SKELETAL BUT NOT CARDIAC MUSCLE *Qiao, C; *Li, J; *Zhu, T; *Wang, B; *Chen, C; *O’Day, T; *Watchko, J; *Li, J; +*Xiao,X + University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA xiaox@pitt.edu INTRODUCTION Myostatin was discovered as a new member of the transforming growth factor β (TGF-β) superfamily (1). Myostatin-deficient mice (1) and cattle (2) have shown to have a large increase in skeletal muscle mass (3, 4). Recently, a myostatin mutation in a child with muscle hypertrophy has been… Expand