Difference in the Burst Patterns of Digastric and Mylohyoid Activities during Feeding in the Freely Behaving Rabbit

Burst patterns in the digastric, mylohyoid, and masseter muscles and the resultant jaw movement orbits during chewing and swallowing were investigated in the freely behaving rabbit. Activities in the posterior mylohyoid fibers consisted of two continuous bursts. Peaks in the first burst of the posterior fibers occurred in the middle part of opening and… CONTINUE READING