Muscle differentiation group

Ernő Zádor PhD, DSc


The main topics and periods in group history:

·       1995-2001: Developing a muscle regeneration model, its characterisation at the mRNA, protein and morphological levels.

·       2002-2007: Manipulating skeletal muscle regeneration by in vivo gene transfection. Muscle adaptation in pathology. The effect of ecdysteroids on muscle.

·       2008-present: Stimulation of muscle regeneration by “molecular acupuncture” method.

The types of muscle fibres

(cross section, myosin immune staining)



I: slow-oxidative                IIA: fast- oxidative        IIx,IIB: fast- glycolytic