Regulation of Ribosome Biogenesis during Skeletal Muscle Hypertrophy

Hyo Gun Kim, Bin Guo, Gustavo A. Nader

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An increase in ribosomal capacity is a hallmark of the hypertrophying muscle. We review evidence demonstrating that transcription of ribosomal RNA genes is necessary for the increase in ribosomal capacity, and this is critical for muscle growth in human and animal models of hypertrophy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)91-97
Number of pages7
JournalExercise and Sport Sciences Reviews
Issue number2
StatePublished - Apr 1 2019

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation


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