Muscle Injury Research Paper

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Skeletal muscle injuries are a major problem faced by high-performance athletes and amateurs in different sports and often result in time lost from practice and competition [1, 2]. The impact caused by muscle injuries has led to the important search for new prevention strategies and therapeutic tools that can minimize muscle damage, enhance the repair process and optimize treatment.
Muscle injury results in a rapid early response by neutrophils to remove necrotic tissue and monocyte infiltration that generates functionally diverse macrophage subpopulations, followed by regeneration of damaged tissue and resolution of inflammation within days after injury [3-6]. Initially macrophages adopt a pro-inflammatory or M1 polarization (classically

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