Skeletal Muscle Plasticity in Health and Disease

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-5176-0 (Print) 978-1-4020-5177-7 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

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    Pages 1-27

    Skeletal muscle plasticity – history, facts and concepts

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    Pages 29-54

    Large Scale Gene Expression Profiles as Tools to Study Skeletal Muscle Adaptation

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    Pages 55-89

    Striated Muscle Plasticity: Regulation of the Myosin Heavy Chain Genes

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    Pages 91-119

    Signaling Pathways Controlling Muscle Fiber Size and Type In Response To Nerve Activity

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    Pages 121-135

    Activity Dependent Control of the Transcriptional regulators NFAT and HDAC in adult skeletal muscle fibres

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    Pages 137-172

    The Regulation of Satellite Cell Function in Skeletal Muscle Regeneration and Plasticity

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    Pages 173-211

    Plasticity of Excitation-Contraction Coupling in Skeletal Muscle

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    Pages 213-264

    Muscle Plasticity and Variations in Myofibrillar Protein Composition of Mammalian Muscle Fibers

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    Pages 265-288

    Muscle Architecture and Adaptations to Functional Requirements

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    Pages 289-314

    Responses and Adaptations of skeletal muscle to hormones and drugs

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    Pages 315-360

    Skeletal Muscle Adaptations to Disease States