Special Issue
Mechanisms of skeletal muscle dysfunction and preventative measures
Submission Deadline: 31 December 2015
Articles: 2
Special Issue Editor
Guest Editor
Amie J. Dirks-Naylor
Associate Professor, Wingate University School of Pharmacy515 North Main StreetWingate, NC 28174
Expertise: 28 publications, 1 grant, Editor of Frontiers in Bioscience
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Aging, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Musculoskeletal System
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Published Papers (2 papers)
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The role of microRNAs in skeletal muscle health and disease

Tyler J. Kirby, Thomas Chaillou, John J. McCarthy
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 20 Issue 1, pp.37-77
Managing Editor: Amie J. Dirks-Naylor
DOI: 10.2741/4298 Published: 01 January 2015
Open Access
The role of mitochondrial fusion and fission in skeletal muscle function and dysfunction
Sobia Iqbal, David A. Hood
Frontiers in Bioscience-Landmark Volume 20 Issue 1, pp.157-172
Managing Editor: Amie J. Dirks-Naylor
DOI: 10.2741/4303 Published: 01 January 2015