Cachexia in cancer--zeroing in on myosin

N Engl J Med. 2004 Nov 11;351(20):2124-5. doi: 10.1056/NEJMcibr042889.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Cachexia / metabolism*
  • Cell Line, Tumor
  • Colonic Neoplasms / metabolism*
  • Disease Models, Animal
  • Interferon-gamma / pharmacology
  • Mice
  • Muscle, Skeletal / metabolism*
  • Myosin Heavy Chains / biosynthesis*
  • Myosin Heavy Chains / genetics
  • Transcription, Genetic / drug effects
  • Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha / pharmacology

Substances

  • Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha
  • Interferon-gamma
  • Myosin Heavy Chains