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- Owens, Jane; Moreira, Karen; Bain, Gerard
- In vitro cellular & developmental biology 2013 v.49 no.9 pp. 695-705
- animal models; atrophy; humans; muscular diseases; myocytes; myostatin; screening; skeletal muscle
- ... There is a significant unmet need for safe, anabolic muscle therapies to treat diseases and conditions associated with severe muscle weakness and frailty. The identification of such therapies requires appropriate cell-based screening assays to select compounds for further development using animal models. Primary human skeletal muscle cells have recently become available from a number of commercial ...
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