Journal of Skeletal Muscle

Journal of Skeletal Muscle

The Journal of Skeletal Muscle (JSM) is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that focuses on the research, diagnosis, and treatment of skeletal muscle in health and disease. The journal covers all aspects of skeletal muscle research such as physiology, structure, cell biology, genetics, metabolism, and biomechanics. Research topics covered in the journal include investigations of muscle structure and function, muscle force, metabolism, research on exercise and physical activity, muscle regeneration and repair, and the effects of disease on skeletal muscle.

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12 days

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Journal of Skeletal Muscle is a comprehensive, peer-reviewed journal that helps disseminate original research work, having a unique aspect of covering many areas which contributes to providing an awareness of research studies of scientists around the globe.

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JSM not only reviews your work but also strive hard for the distribution of knowledge to the necessary organizations/personnel. Using a special Search Engine Optimization technique we improve your chance of being cited, ultimately leading to increase in the number of citations which is the greatest tribute for the research work.



Editorial Board

Skeletal Muscle-Skeletal muscle development-Peter Merrifield

Peter Merrifield

Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology, Western University, London, Ontario,...

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Skeletal Muscle-Skeletal muscle in mammals-Jose-Luis Rivero

Jose-Luis Rivero

Dep. Anatomy and Pathological Anatomy, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, Universi...

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Skeletal Muscle-Dr. Simon's research interests are to understand the signaling mechanisms responsible for proliferation and differentiation of stem/progenitor cells and perturbations that alter stem cells and its microenvironment affecting the fate of cel

Liz Simon

1901 Perdido Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, Room 7249,

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Skeletal Muscle-Muscle wasting-Didier Attaix

Didier Attaix

Human Nutrition Unit, UMR 1019, University Clermont Auvergne, INRA,  6300...

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