Muscular response to the first three months of deflazacort treatment in boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy

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OBJECTIVE Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) patients are often treated with glucocorticoids; yet their precise molecular action remains unknown. METHODS We investigated muscle biopsies from nine boys with DMD (aged: 7,6±2,8 yrs.) collected before and after three months of deflazacort treatment and compared them to eight healthy boys (aged: 5,3±2,4 yrs… (More)

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@inproceedings{Jensen2017MuscularRT, title={Muscular response to the first three months of deflazacort treatment in boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy}, author={L. Jensen and S O Petersson and N Illum and H. C. Laugaard-Jacobsen and Thomas Helweg Thelle and L. H. J\orgensen and H. D. Schr\oder}, booktitle={Journal of musculoskeletal & neuronal interactions}, year={2017} }