Journal article

Pro-inflammatory capacity of classically activated monocytes relates positively to muscle mass and strength

Karel GM Beenakker, Rudi GJ Westendorp, Anton JM de Craen, Pieternella E Slagboom, Diana van Heemst, Andrea B Maier

Aging Cell | WILEY | Published : 2013

Grants

Awarded by Netherlands Genomics/Netherlands Organization for scientific research (NGI/NWO)


Awarded by seventh framework program MYOAGE


Funding Acknowledgements

This study was supported by the Netherlands Genomics/Netherlands Organization for scientific research (NGI/NWO; 05040202 and 050-060-810 NCHA) and the seventh framework program MYOAGE (HEALTH-2007-2.4.5-10). We thank the subjects of the Leiden Longevity Study for their cooperation. We thank Margo van Schie-Troost and Marja Kersbergen-van Oostrom for their excellent work on the whole-blood stimulation assays. None of the authors had conflict of interests.