Skeletal Muscle Injury Versus Adaptation with Aging: Novel Insights on Perplexing Paradigms


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Abstract

A growing body of data supports a view that skeletal muscle's response after mechanical loading does not always result in the classically reported "injury response." Furthermore, current evidence supports a model of muscle adaptation and/or maladaptation, distinct from overt injury, in which myofiber degeneration and inflammation do not contribute as significantly as once reported even in aged populations.

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