Accession Number : AD1044365

Title :   Follistatin: A Potential Anabolic Treatment for Re-Innervated Muscle

Descriptive Note : Technical Report,15 Aug 2016,14 Aug 2017

Corporate Author : Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond United States

Personal Author(s) : Isaacs, Jonathan

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Report Date : 01 Sep 2017

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : Follistatin is a possible anabolic treatment for denervation atrophy induced muscle weakness following prolonged denervation. Adenovirus delivery of Recombinant FS-288 DNA isoform does not induce hypertrophy in normal rodent gastrocnemius muscle. The efficacy of Adenoassociated virus delivery of FS-288 DNA or direct delivery of recombinant FS-288 protein is currently not known.

Descriptors :   ATROPHY , nerves , muscles , wounds and injuries , proteins , deoxyribonucleic acids , drugs

Subject Categories : Biochemistry
      Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE