Glucose restriction: longevity SIRTainly, but without building muscle?

The two metabolic sensors AMPK and SIRT1 take center stage as Fulco et al. reveal, in this issue of Developmental Cell, the signaling mechanism by which low glucose prevents the correct development of the myogenic program. These observations may hold some therapeutic promise against muscle wasting.


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Developmental cell, 14, 5, 642-4
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2008
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NCEM
AUWERX-LAB


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