Age does not influence the bone response to treadmill exercise in female rats.

@article{Bennell2002AgeDN,
  title={Age does not influence the bone response to treadmill exercise in female rats.},
  author={Kim Louise Bennell and Karim M. Khan and Stuart A Warmington and Mark R. Forwood and Brett D Coleman and Michael B Bennett and John Dennis Wark},
  journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise},
  year={2002},
  volume={34 12},
  pages={1958-65}
}
PURPOSE Because it is believed that bone may respond to exercise differently at different ages, we compared bone responses in immature and mature rats after 12 wk of treadmill running. METHODS Twenty-two immature (5-wk-old) and 21 mature (17-wk-old) female Sprague Dawley rats were randomized into a running (trained, P = 10 immature, 9 mature) or a control… CONTINUE READING