Journal article

MUSCLE CHARACTERISTICS IN PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC SYSTEMIC INFLAMMATION

Karel GM Beenakker, Bouke J Duijnisveld, Henrica MJ Van Der Linden, Cornelis PJ Visser, Rudi GJ Westendorp, Gillian Butler-Brown, Rob GHH Nelissen, Andrea B Maier

Muscle & Nerve | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2012

Grants

Awarded by Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sports


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


Awarded by seventh framework program MYOAGE


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank H.J.L. van der Heide, Q. G. B. Feilzer, S. H. M. Verdegaal, and E.J. van Langelaan for obtaining muscle biopsies, C. de Koning-Treurniet and J. Blom for muscle biopsy handling, R. den Arend for histological staining assistance and analysis, E. Negroni for improving staining techniques, J. Vrolijk for developing image analysis software. This work was supported by the Translational Research Programme from the Netherlands Organization of Scientific Research (ZonMw), the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sports (project number 95100105), the Dutch Arthritis Association (LRR), the Netherlands Genomics Initiative/Netherlands Organization for scientific research (NGI/NWO; 05040202 and 050-060-810 Netherlands Consortium for Healthy Ageing (NCHA)) and the seventh framework program MYOAGE (HEALTH-2007-2.4.5-10).