posted on Mar, 31 2009 @ 11:35 PM
reply to post by jsobecky
One would think that more muscle would result in stronger bones too. (like the extra stress of weightlifting does) They didnt mention it as a problem
with the dog or cattle, so I would guess the bones just become more dense to support it.
In fact, I decided to google it, and while there isnt much on it, I did find this;
While myostatin is most well known for its effects on muscle development, it is also clear that myostatin plays a significant, direct role in bone
formation and regeneration. 
Below is a link to more information from the same source;
Its an annoying article to read because of all the highlighted links, but apparently the condition does affect the bones too.
[edit on 31-3-2009 by Illusionsaregrander]