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

Epro, G., Mierau, A., Doerner, J., Luetkens, J., Scheef, L., Kukuk, G., Boecker, H., Maganaris, C., 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), 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, J
Scheef, L
Kukuk, G
Boecker, H
Maganaris, C
Brüggemann, G-P
Karamanidis, K
Item Type: Article
Creators: Epro, G and Mierau, A and Doerner, J and Luetkens, J and Scheef, L and Kukuk, G and Boecker, H and Maganaris, C and Brüggemann, G-P and Karamanidis, K
Depositing User: LSBU Open Access Team
Last Modified: 31 Jul 2018 13:04
Item ID: 1041

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