Overweight in elderly people induces impaired autophagy in skeletal muscle.

@article{Potes2017OverweightIE,
  title={Overweight in elderly people induces impaired autophagy in skeletal muscle.},
  author={Yaiza Potes and Beatriz de Lux{\'a}n-Delgado and Susana Rodr{\'i}guez-Gonz{\'a}lez and Marcela Rodrigues Moreira Guimar{\~a}es and Juan Jos{\'e} Solano and Maria Jesus M J Fern{\'a}ndez-Fern{\'a}ndez and Manuel Berm{\'u}dez and Jos{\'e} Antonio Boga and Ignacio Vega-Naredo and Ana M Coto-Montes},
  journal={Free radical biology & medicine},
  year={2017},
  volume={110},
  pages={31-41}
}
Sarcopenia is the gradual loss of skeletal muscle mass, strength and quality associated with aging. Changes in body composition, especially in skeletal muscle and fat mass are crucial steps in the development of chronic diseases. We studied the effect of overweight on skeletal muscle tissue in elderly people without reaching obesity to prevent this extreme… CONTINUE READING