Clin J Sport Med 2021 May 7. Epub 2021 May 7.
Department of Physiotherapy, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain; La Trobe Sport and Exercise Medicine Research Centre, Faculty of Health Science, La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia; Department of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health, European University, Valencia, Spain; Physical and Sports Education Department, Faculty of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain; Department of Physiology, University de Valencia, Valencia, Spain; and Center for Translational Research in Physiotherapy, Department of Pathology and Surgery, Physiotherapy Area, Miguel Hernandez University, San Juan, Alicante, Spain.
Objective: Tendinopathy is a prevalent condition in young athletes and in older nonathletic people. Recent tendinopathy research has shown a growing interest in the role played by genetic factors, basically genes involved in collagen synthesis and regulation, in view of collagen disorganization typically present in tendon pathologies.
Design: A case-control, genotype-phenotype association study. Read More