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Exercise and Muscle Protein Signalling

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00653679
Recruitment Status : Withdrawn (A paper on the same topic came out just before we wanted to start our study.)
First Posted : April 7, 2008
Last Update Posted : April 14, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Milou Beelen, Maastricht University Medical Center

Brief Summary:
This study examines the muscle protein signalling response after resistance and endurance exercise. We hypothesize that the signalling response after endurance and resistance exercise will be partly similar.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Muscle Protein Synthesis Other: exercise Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 0 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Official Title: The Impact of Resistance Versus Endurance Exercise on the Muscle Protein Signalling Response
Study Start Date : September 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date : February 2009
Estimated Study Completion Date : February 2009

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Intervention Details:
  • Other: exercise
    1 hour of endurance or resistance exercise

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. The difference in phosphorylation of different signalling proteins in the cascade towards protein synthesis [ Time Frame: 1 day ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 28 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • healthy men
  • inactive

Exclusion Criteria:

  • enrolled in a endurance and/or resistance training program

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00653679

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Maastricht University
Maastricht, Limburg, Netherlands, 6200 MD
Sponsors and Collaborators
Maastricht University Medical Center
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Principal Investigator: L.J.C van Loon, PhD Maastricht University
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Responsible Party: Milou Beelen, Dr., Maastricht University Medical Center Identifier: NCT00653679    
Other Study ID Numbers: MEC0001
First Posted: April 7, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 14, 2015
Last Verified: April 2015
Keywords provided by Milou Beelen, Maastricht University Medical Center:
muscle protein signalling
protein synthesis