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Molecular Mechanisms Controlling Skeletal Muscle Mass

By Kunihiro Sakuma and Akihiko Yamaguchi

Submitted: October 8th 2014Reviewed: May 21st 2015Published: September 2nd 2015

DOI: 10.5772/60876

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