Biochemistry of Muscle Development

  • Jean Claude Dreyfus
  • Fanny Schapira


Among the factors that govern the development of muscle in young animals, many remain unknown. Advances in recent years have aimed at a better definition of the various types of muscle and a better knowledge of the enzymatic pattern of muscular tissue and of the synthesis of specific proteins. The development of tissue culture has given a new impetus to the study of myogenesis.


Skeletal Muscle Creatine Kinase Chick Embryo Breast Muscle Slow Muscle 
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  • Jean Claude Dreyfus
    • 1
  • Fanny Schapira
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Molecular PathologyUniversity of ParisParisFrance

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