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
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Skeletal muscle disuse with space-flight and ground-based models (e.g., hindlimb unloading) results in dramatic skeletal muscle… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Skeletal unloading leads to decreased bone formation and decreased bone mass. Bone resorption is uncoupled from bone formation… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Bone loss occurs as a consequence of exposure to microgravity. Using the hindlimb-unloaded rat to model spaceflight, this study… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
To determine whether the rat hindlimb elevation model can be used to study the effects of spaceflight and loss of gravitational… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The purpose of the present study was to determine whether hindlimb unloading of rats alters vasoconstrictor and myogenic… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
A model that uses hindlimb unloading of rats was developed to study the consequences of skeletal unloading and reloading as… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The skeletal response to simulated weightlessness was studied in rats subjected to two different methods of suspension. Skeletal… (More)
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