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How motor neurons develop into subtypes that activate different muscles

February 17, 2022

Via: ScienceDaily

Motor neurons play a vital role in movement, linking the central nervous system with different muscles in the body. As such, scientists are very interested in understanding the biological mechanisms that control how these neurons form. On Feb. 17 in […]


Healthy muscles are a carrot on a string for healthy lungs

December 2, 2020

Via: ScienceDaily Health

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a lung disease caused by long-term inhalation of harmful gases such as cigarette smoke. Scientists have recognized deterioration of muscle tissue, known as, as a secondary effect of damaged lungs. This frailty makes it […]


The death marker protein cleans up your muscles after exercise

May 28, 2020

Via: ScienceDaily Health

Physical activity benefits health in many ways, including the building and maintenance of healthy muscles, which are important for our ability to move about normally, as well as to fulfill the vital role of regulating metabolism. As most of the […]