Exercise-induced changes in circulating levels of transforming growth factor-beta-1 in humans: methodological considerations

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Exercise-induced changes in circulating levels of transforming growth factor-beta-1 in humans : methodological considerations. / Heinemeier, Katja; Langberg, Henning; Kjaer, Michael.

In: European Journal of Applied Physiology, Vol. 90, No. 1-2, 2003, p. 171-7.

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Heinemeier, K, Langberg, H & Kjaer, M 2003, 'Exercise-induced changes in circulating levels of transforming growth factor-beta-1 in humans: methodological considerations', European Journal of Applied Physiology, vol. 90, no. 1-2, pp. 171-7. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00421-003-0881-8

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Heinemeier, K., Langberg, H., & Kjaer, M. (2003). Exercise-induced changes in circulating levels of transforming growth factor-beta-1 in humans: methodological considerations. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 90(1-2), 171-7. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00421-003-0881-8

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Heinemeier K, Langberg H, Kjaer M. Exercise-induced changes in circulating levels of transforming growth factor-beta-1 in humans: methodological considerations. European Journal of Applied Physiology. 2003;90(1-2):171-7. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00421-003-0881-8

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Heinemeier, Katja ; Langberg, Henning ; Kjaer, Michael. / Exercise-induced changes in circulating levels of transforming growth factor-beta-1 in humans : methodological considerations. In: European Journal of Applied Physiology. 2003 ; Vol. 90, No. 1-2. pp. 171-7.

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