Back in 2007 I remember reading an article in a scientific journal that talked about “double muscle” cows and the research of myostatin inhibition as a cure for muscle wasting diseases. It ruminated about the possibility of people being able to go to the doctor, get a shot and have well developed muscles without working out, and for it’s potential abuse.
That article has stuck with me all these years and I still think of it from time to time. I’ve been digging around a bit and saw some info on YK-11, Follistatin, HMP, and ACE-031. Most of this information was years old and couldn’t find much information that talks about it recently.
Has research and progress about this essentially stalled out or been given up on? Does any of it actually work?
Wow, that 12 year old with the disorder is jacked. Apparently the Chinese are still researching gene editing it.
Found this list of current inhibitors in testing: