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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2010, Article ID 410405, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/410405
Research Article

Pre-mRNA Processing Is Partially Impaired in Satellite Cell Nuclei from Aged Muscles

1Dipartimento di Scienze Morfologico-Biomediche, Sezione di Anatomia e Istologia, University of Verona, Strada Le Grazie 8, 37134 Verona, Italy
2Laboratorio di Biologia Cellulare, Dipartimento di Biologia Animale, University of Pavia, Via Ferrata 9a, 27100 Pavia, Italy
3CNRS, Institut de Biologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire, Immunologie et Chimie Thérapeutiques, 15 rue R. Descartes, 67084 Strasbourg Cedex, France

Received 30 October 2009; Accepted 3 February 2010

Academic Editor: Guy M. Benian

Copyright © 2010 Manuela Malatesta et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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