Muscle stem cells on the edge

Jason Doles, Bradley B. Olwin

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Release of muscle stem cells from quiescence involves the coordinated effort of transcription, mRNA stability, and translation. We focus this review on post-transcriptional regulation of muscle stem cells and highlight the impact of deregulated mRNA homeostasis on muscle aging and muscle disease pathogenesis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)24-28
Number of pages5
JournalCurrent Opinion in Genetics and Development
StatePublished - Oct 1 2015
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics
  • Developmental Biology

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