Muscle Mass

Some articles on muscle mass, muscle, muscles:

Frailty Syndrome - Components - Sarcopenia
... Sarcopenia, (from the Greek meaning "poverty of flesh") refers to loss of muscle mass that occurs as a result of old age ... It is characterized first by a decrease in muscle mass, which causes weakness and frailty ... However, this loss of muscle mass may be caused by different cellular mechanisms than those that cause muscle atrophy ...
Chris Masters - Professional Wrestling Career - World Wrestling Entertainment - Various Feuds (2006–2007)
... He had lost much of his muscle mass, appearing much slimmer, although he still had some definition in his arms and abdomen ... Along with less muscle mass, he sported a goatee and mustache leading Jerry "The King" Lawler to refer to him as a "leaner and meaner" Chris Masters ... image was short-lived, however, as Masters shaved the goatee and regained some of his muscle mass ...
BMS-564,929
... These symptoms may include depression, loss of muscle mass and strength, reduction in libido and osteoporosis ... anabolic effects in some tissues such as muscle and bone, but without stimulating androgen receptors in the prostate ... selective agonist for androgen receptors (Ki 2.1nM, 20x functional selectivity for muscle tissue over prostate) and in studies on castrated rats it ...
Renal Function - Creatinine-based Approximations of GFR
... product of creatine phosphate, which is found in muscle) ... excretion rate, which is a function of muscle mass ... for race, and it is known that black men and women have a higher amount of muscle mass than Caucasians hence, they will have higher serum creatinine levels at any level of clearance ...
Effect Of Spaceflight On The Human Body - List of Effects of Space On Human Physiology - The Effects of Weightlessness - Loss of Bone and Muscle Mass
... involves the loss of bone and muscle mass ... Without the effects of gravity, skeletal muscle is no longer required to maintain posture and the muscle groups used in moving around in a weightless ... astronauts put almost no weight on the back muscles or leg muscles used for standing up ...

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