Tag: Aging reduces capillary growth in muscle in postmenopausal women

Aging reduces capillary growth in muscle in postmenopausal women

October 1, 2020

Postmenopausal woman unfortunately have significantly reduced ability for angiogenesis – the formation of tiny blood vessels, or capillaries – in skeletal muscle tissue, compared to younger, premenopausal women. These women were also unable to increase the number of capillaries after a period of aerobic exercise, according to a study at the University of Copenhagen’s Department […]

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