Resistance training, sarcopenia, and the mitochondrial theory of aging.

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Skeletal muscle aging is associated with a significant loss of muscle mass, strength, function, and quality of life. In addition, the healthcare cost of aging and age-related disease is growing, and will continue to grow as a larger proportion of our population reaches retirement age and beyond. The mitochondrial theory of aging has been identified as a… (More)
DOI: 10.1139/H07-141

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@article{Johnston2008ResistanceTS, title={Resistance training, sarcopenia, and the mitochondrial theory of aging.}, author={Adam P. W. Johnston and Michael De Lisio and Gianni Parise}, journal={Applied physiology, nutrition, and metabolism = Physiologie appliquee, nutrition et metabolisme}, year={2008}, volume={33 1}, pages={191-9} }