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Table 5 Biomarkers that will be analysed in the study

From: Effectiveness of a multicomponent exercise program in the attenuation of frailty in long-term nursing home residents: study protocol for a randomized clinical controlled trial

Biomarker (Reference) Associated Function
Myostatin [78] Miokine associated to the muscle gain inhibition
Irisin [79] Miokine associated to the increase of thermogenesis with physical activity
Interleukin 6 [46] Inflammatory marker associated to frailty and physical performance
Brain-Derived Neural Factor (BDNF) [49] Neurotrophic factor associated to cognitive function