• Characterization of the alignment of the canine pelvic limb 

    Dismukes, David Ivan (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2009)
    Angular limb deformities are common place in the canine. Until recently, repair of deformities was based upon crude radiographic measures of bone alignment before surgery or subjective assessment of limb appearance during ...
  • Fgf2-stimulated proliferation is lower in muscle precursor cells from old rats 

    Jump, Seth, 1977- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2009)
    In aged skeletal muscle, impairments in the regrowth and regeneration may be explained by a decreased responsiveness of muscle precursor cells (MPCs), or satellite cells, to environmental cues such as growth factors. We ...