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Satellite cell proliferation in response to a chronic laboratory-controlled uphill vs. downhill interval training intervention
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2006-03)
Despite a growing interest into the mechanisms of the repeated bout effect, little is known about the consequences of chronic eccentrically biased training and the possible advantageous such training may offer to athletes ...
Cytokine super-families affect adult stem cells : IL-6 and the skeletal muscle niche
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2011-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Background: IL-6 belongs to a cytokine super-family known to affect cell proliferation, although other family members are better characterized. Proliferation promoting factors (IL-6) compete with ...
The effects of low level laser therapy on satellite cells
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Although muscle tissue demonstrates a remarkable capacity for regeneration following injury, this process is slow and often accompanied by the formation of scar tissue and a subsequent decrease in ...