BAM 18 (5) 2008

TM Focus on Cachexia

Dario Coletti, Editor


                                 Editorial              107          Dario Coletti: Cachexia as a matter of meat

                                 Reviews              109          Highlights on Cachexia, from the 4th Cachexia Conference Tampa (FL), 6-9 Dec 2007

                                                                            Dario Coletti, Sergio Adamo

                                 Articles               115          A meta-analysis on a therapeutic dilemma: to exercise or not to exercise in cachexia

                                                                            Barbara Perniconi, Maria C. Albertini, Laura Teodori, Laura Belli, Marco Rocchi, Dario Coletti

                                                            121          Effects of low level and severe dietary restriction on age-related sarcopenia

                                                                            Gabriella Cavallini, Sara Straniero, Alessio Donati, Ettore Bergamini

                                                            127          Nitric Oxide does not mediate Atrogin-1/MAFbx upregulation by inflammatory mediators

                                                                            Bingwen Jin, Yi-Ping Li    


                                                            131          Chronic p53 activity leads to skeletal muscle atrophy and muscle stem cell perturbation

                                                                            Martina Schwarzkopf, Dario Coletti, Giovanna Marazzi, David Sassoon

                                                            139          Chemotherapy-induced muscle wasting: association with NF-kB and cancer cachexia

                                                                            Jeffrey Damrauer, Michael E. Stadler, Swarnali Acharyya, Albert S. Baldwin, Marion E. Couch, Denis C. Guttridge

                                                            149          Unilateral hindlimb immobilization: a simple model of atrophy in mice

                                                                            Luca Madaro, Piera Smeriglio, Mario Molinaro, Marina Bouché

                                 cirMyo News      154          2008Autumn PaduaMuscleDays, October 19-21, 2008 - Program