Are acute post-resistance exercise increases in testosterone, growth hormone, and IGF-1 necessary to stimulate skeletal muscle anabolism and hypertrophy?

Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2013 Nov;45(11):2044-51. doi: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000000147.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Growth Hormone / blood*
  • Humans
  • Hypertrophy / metabolism
  • Insulin-Like Growth Factor I / metabolism
  • Male
  • Muscle, Skeletal / metabolism*
  • Muscle, Skeletal / pathology*
  • Resistance Training*
  • Testosterone / blood*

Substances

  • Testosterone
  • Insulin-Like Growth Factor I
  • Growth Hormone