myotrophic

myotrophic

 [mi´o-tro″fik]
1. increasing the weight of muscle.
2. pertaining to myotrophy.

myotrophic

/myo·tro·phic/ (mi´o-tro″fik)
1. increasing the weight of muscle.
2. pertaining to myotrophy.

myotrophic

1. increasing the weight of muscle.
2. pertaining to myotrophy.
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Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Scientists have described a new human cell-derived model of myotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, which can offer new method of studying the disease and testing novel therapeutics.
The assay was later modified to assess the related myotrophic action by measuring the levator ani and bulbocavernosus muscles (LABC) (Eisenberg and Gordan 1950; Eisenberg et al.
The levator ani muscle of the rat as an index of myotrophic activity of steroidal hormones.
Mr Youk, 52, had myotrophic lateral sclerosis, a progressively fatal illness that eventually leaves victims unable to speak, swallow or move.
Myotrophic (anabolic) activity of 4-substituted testosterone analogues.