Myostatin mutation associated with gross muscle hypertrophy in a child

N Engl J Med. 2004 Sep 2;351(10):1030-1; author reply 1030-1.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Chromosomes, Human, Pair 2
  • DNA Mutational Analysis
  • Female
  • Genomic Imprinting*
  • Haplotypes
  • Homozygote
  • Humans
  • Hypertrophy / genetics
  • Muscle, Skeletal / pathology*
  • Mutation
  • Myostatin
  • Transforming Growth Factor beta / genetics*

Substances

  • MSTN protein, human
  • Myostatin
  • Transforming Growth Factor beta