Researcher interests: Myogenesis of skeletal muscle cells. Modulation of regulatory proteins during muscle cell proliferation and differentiation. Muscle regeneration. Muscle growth in postnatal animals.
DEPARTMENT: Animal Sciences
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Selected Publications

Orna Halevy, Ingo Riederer, Reut Kornasio, Zehava Uni
β-hydroxy-β-methylbutyrate (HMB) stimulates myogenic cell proliferation, differentiation and survival via the MAPK/ERK and PI3K/Akt pathways (2009)| ScienceDirect | Read more
Orna Halevy, Kyla Huebner, Tidhar Turgeman, Yosey Hagai
Prevention of muscle fibrosis and improvement in muscle performance in the mdx mouse by halofuginone (2008)| ScienceDirect | Read more
Dafna Elia, Dorit Madhala, Eti Ardon, Orna Halevy
Sonic hedgehog promotes proliferation and differentiation of adult muscle cells: Involvement of MAPK/ERK and PI3K/Akt pathways (2007)| ScienceDirect | Read more

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