The role of inflammation in muscle aging

Leiden Repository

The role of inflammation in muscle aging

Type: Doctoral Thesis
Title: The role of inflammation in muscle aging
Author: Beenakker, K.G.M.
Issue Date: 2017-01-31
Keywords: Aging
Muscle
Inflammation
Innate Immunity
Cytokines
Abstract: The aim of this thesis is to investigate the role of chronic inflammation as well as acute inflammatory response on muscle aging. We conclude that high chronic inflammation is associated with low muscle strength, while high acute pro-inflammatory response is associated with high muscle strength.
Promotor: Supervisor: R.G.J. Westendorp, A.G. Maier
Faculty: Faculty of Medicine, Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC)
University: Leiden
Uri: urn:isbn:9789402805031
Handle: http://hdl.handle.net/1887/45545
 

Files in this item

Description Size View
application/pdf Full Text 2.260Mb Under embargo until 2019-07-31
application/pdf Cover 5.761Mb View/Open
application/pdf Title Pages_Contents 127.7Kb View/Open
application/pdf Chapter 1 114.6Kb View/Open
application/pdf Chapter 2 557.9Kb View/Open Full text at publisher site
application/pdf Chapter 3 310.4Kb View/Open Full text at publisher site
application/pdf Chapter 4 348.8Kb Under embargo until 2019-07-31
application/pdf Chapter 5 404.5Kb Under embargo until 2019-07-31
application/pdf Chapter 6 441.0Kb View/Open Full text at publisher site
application/pdf Chapter 7 606.6Kb View/Open Full text at publisher site
application/pdf Chapter 8 110.4Kb View/Open
application/pdf Bibliography 186.8Kb View/Open
application/pdf Summary in Dutch 103.0Kb View/Open
application/pdf Acknowledgements_Publications_Curriculum Vitae 105.6Kb View/Open
application/pdf Propositions 155.8Kb View/Open

This item appears in the following Collection(s)