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Image of the Day: Muscle Bouquet 
Image of the Day: Muscle Bouquet 
The Scientist Staff, The Scientist Staff | Jan 16, 2018
Lab-grown muscle stem cells from mice mimic the formation of muscle fibers in vivo. 
Dogs with Duchenne Treated with Gene Therapy
Dogs with Duchenne Treated with Gene Therapy
Diana Kwon | Jul 25, 2017
Researchers restored muscle function in animals with muscular dystrophy.
Image of the Day: Transformers
Image of the Day: Transformers
The Scientist Staff | Feb 10, 2017
These facial muscle cells were genetically reprogrammed into beating heart cells.
Viral Protein Boosts Muscle Mass in Male Mice
Viral Protein Boosts Muscle Mass in Male Mice
Jef Akst | Sep 14, 2016
An endogenous retrovirus that supports placenta formation in females also helps male mice build muscle, according to a study.
Proprioceptive Receptors
Proprioceptive Receptors
Simon Gandevia, Uwe Proske | Aug 31, 2016
Feedback from muscle spindles and tendon organs provides information about where our bodies are in space and whether or not they are moving.
Immune Cells' Roles in Tissue Maintenance and Repair
Immune Cells' Roles in Tissue Maintenance and Repair
Jeff Biernaskie, Sarthak Sinha, Waleed Rahmani | Jun 30, 2016
The cells of the mammalian immune system do more than just fight off pathogens; they are also important players in stem cell function and are thus crucial for maintaining homeostasis and recovering from injury.
Latest on Disputed “Youthful” Protein
Latest on Disputed “Youthful” Protein
Kerry Grens | Apr 4, 2016
Studies reach conflicting conclusions on GDF11 as a rejuvenating factor.
Expected Retraction Published
Expected Retraction Published
Kerry Grens | Jan 13, 2016
The repeal of a Molecular Endocrinology paper is the second of three anticipated retractions from a cell biologist.
CRISPR Improves Disease in Adult Mice
CRISPR Improves Disease in Adult Mice
Kerry Grens | Jan 4, 2016
Three groups of researchers used the gene-editing method to restore a protein deficient in Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Fat Saps Muscle
Fat Saps Muscle
Tracy Vence | Nov 1, 2015
The accumulation of fat within skeletal muscle, as happens with obesity, diminishes muscle performance.