mage67 (mage67) wrote,

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What we've all been waiting for

Researchers from Duke's medical school and the University of Texas' Southwestern Medical Center announced in April that they have identified an enzyme that can be stimulated to mimic the effects of exercise on muscles (albeit in mice, not humans). Team leader R. Sanders Williams said it is quite possible that eventually humans could build muscles by taking the enzyme (calmodulin-dependent protein kinase) in a pill. [New Scientist, 4-11-02]

As Cher said, "If it came in a bottle, everyone would have a great body."
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