Number of Satellite Cells and Muscle Regeneration

  • M. Aloisi
  • I. Mussini


During the last 30 years the possibilities and mechanisms of muscle regeneration have been thoroughly studied, particularly in mammals, and the occurrence of complete muscle reconstruction from minced muscle fragments has been demonstrated since the experiments made by Studitsky (for the past literature, see Carlson, 1972, 1973).


Satellite Cell Muscle Regeneration Slow Muscle Fast Muscle Postnatal Development 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Aloisi
    • 2
  • I. Mussini
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.National Research Council Unit for Muscle Biology and Physiopathology, Institute of General PathologyUniversity of PadovaItaly
  2. 2.Istituto di Patologia GeneraleUniversità di PadovaPadovaItaly

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