The Achilles tendon is mechanosensitive in older adults: adaptations following 14 weeks versus 1.5 years of cyclic strain exercise.

Epro, G and Mierau, A and Doerner, J and Luetkens, JA and Scheef, L and Kukuk, GM and Boecker, H and Maganaris, CN and Brüggemann, G-P and Karamanidis, K (2017) The Achilles tendon is mechanosensitive in older adults: adaptations following 14 weeks versus 1.5 years of cyclic strain exercise. Journal of Experimental Biology, 220 (Pt 6). pp. 1008-1018. DOI https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.146407

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Keywords: Aging, Strength training, Tendon Young's modulus, Tendon cross-sectional area, Tendon stiffness, 06 Biological Sciences, 11 Medical And Health Sciences, Physiology
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.146407
Date Deposited: 05 Jun 2017 15:03
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Epro, G
Mierau, A
Doerner, J
Luetkens, JA
Scheef, L
Kukuk, GM
Boecker, H
Maganaris, CN
Brüggemann, G-P
Karamanidis, K
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Creators: Epro, G and Mierau, A and Doerner, J and Luetkens, JA and Scheef, L and Kukuk, GM and Boecker, H and Maganaris, CN and Brüggemann, G-P and Karamanidis, K
Depositing User: LSBU Open Access Team
Last Modified: 22 Feb 2018 10:28
Item ID: 1041

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