Growth Factors and Cytokines in Skeletal Muscle Development, Growth, Regeneration and Disease

Jason White, Gayle Smythe

Springer | Published : 2016


Skeletal. Muscle: Exercise,. Regeneration,. Disease. and. Ageing. Skeletal muscle is responsible for all voluntary movement. ... ensure adequate nutrient exchange, and therefore angiogenic growth factors are essential in coupling vascular supply with tissue mass. ... of ageing and disease on these factors, may provide a basis for developing “angiogenic therapies” for conditions affecting muscle function.

University of Melbourne Researchers