• Irisin and FNDC5: effects of 12-week strength training, and relations to muscle phenotype and body mass composition in untrained women 

      Ellefsen, Stian; Vikmoen, Olav; Slettaløkken, Gunnar; Whist, Jon Elling; Nygård, Håvard; Hollan, Ivana; Rauk, Irene; Vegge, Geir; Strand, Tor A.; Raastad, Truls; Rønnestad, Bent (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014-06-07)
      Purpose: To investigate the effects of strength training on abundances of irisin-related biomarkers in skeletal muscle and blood of untrained young women, and their associations with body mass composition, muscle phenotype ...
    • Training effects on skeletal muscle calcium handling in human chronic heart failure 

      Munkvik, Morten; Rehn, Tommy A.; Slettaløkken, Gunnar; Hasic, Almira; Hallén, Jostein; Sjaastad, Ivar; Sejersted, Ole M.; Lunde, Per Kristian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2010-05)
      Purpose: Patients with chronic heart failure (CHF) typically complain about skeletal muscle fatigue. In rat experiments, reduced intracellular calcium release seems to be related to fatigue development in normal skeletal ...