Sex influences DNA methylation and gene expression in human skeletal muscle myoblasts and myotubes

Abstract Background Sex differences are known to impact muscle phenotypes, metabolism, and disease risk. Skeletal muscle stem cells (satellite cells) are important for muscle repair and to maintain functional skeletal muscle. Here we studied, for the first time, effects of sex on DNA methylation and...

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Main Authors: Cajsa Davegårdh, Elin Hall Wedin, Christa Broholm, Tora Ida Henriksen, Maria Pedersen, Bente Klarlund Pedersen, Camilla Scheele, Charlotte Ling
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2019-01-01
Series:Stem Cell Research & Therapy
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