, Volume 7, Issue 1, pp 57–60 | Cite as

Sarcopenia and hormonal changes

  • P. Balagopal
  • D. Proctor
  • K. Sreekumaran NairEmail author
Symposium on the Assessment of the Growth Hormone/IGF-I Axis in Aging


Growth Hormone Muscle Mass DHEA Myosin Heavy Chain Muscle Protein 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Endocrine Research UnitMayo Clinic and FoundationRochester
  2. 2.Anesthesia Research UnitMayo Clinic and FoundationRochester

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