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Skeletal Unloading

Known as: Skeletal Unloadings, Unloading, Skeletal, Unloadings, Skeletal 
This refers to skeletal muscle usually related to the hindlimb.
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Prolonged skeletal muscle inactivity causes muscle fibre atrophy. Redox imbalance has been considered one of the major triggers… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Skeletal muscle disuse with space-flight and ground-based models (e.g., hindlimb unloading) results in dramatic skeletal muscle… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
[PDF] [Full Text] [Abstract] , June, 2010; 298 (6): C1489-C1500. Am J Physiol Cell Physiol Zhi-Bin Yu and Jin Ma Man-Jiang Xie… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Skeletal unloading induced by hindlimb suspension in rats reduces bone formation and induces osteopenia, but its effect on… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
In the rat, denervation and hindlimb unloading are two commonly employed models used to study skeletal muscle atrophy. In these… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Skeletal unloading leads to decreased bone formation and decreased bone mass. Bone resorption is uncoupled from bone formation… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Transgenic mice lacking a functional myostatin (MSTN) gene demonstrate greater skeletal muscle mass resulting from muscle fiber… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Transgenic mice lacking a functional myostatin (MSTN) gene demonstrate greater skeletal muscle mass resulting from muscle fiber… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Prolonged bed rest in young adults leads to a number of cardiovascular alterations, including orthostatic intolerance and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
A model of weightlessness in which the hindlimbs of rats are elevated by their tails at a 40 degrees angle to unload the… Expand
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