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ng that the effect of IL-6 on muscle becomes important only above a certain threshold concentration.

The researchers' findings may also shed light on the controversial results reported by previous studies that examined the relationship between IGF-I and muscle mass and function. They believe further studies will be needed to confirm our findings in a longitudinal prospective and to gain insight into the pathophysiological mechanism by which IL-6 and IGF-I affect muscle function over the aging process.


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