NAD+ deficit, protein acetylation and muscle aging

Li Li Ji, Dongwook Yeo

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Despite decades of research, the cellular mechanism of age-related muscle loss and functional deterioration (sarcopenia) is still unclear. Increased protein acetylation plays an important role in mitochondrial and functional decline in aged muscle [1].

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)14546-14548
Number of pages3
Issue number11
StatePublished - Jun 15 2021

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© 2021 Ji and Yeo. This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY 3.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited


  • NAD+
  • SIRT
  • aging
  • deacetylation
  • skeletal muscle

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  • Journal Article


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