Muscle synergy organization is robust across a variety of postural perturbations.

  title={Muscle synergy organization is robust across a variety of postural perturbations.},
  author={Gelsy Torres-Oviedo and J. Michael Macpherson and Lena H. Ting},
  journal={Journal of neurophysiology},
  volume={96 3},
We recently showed that four muscle synergies can reproduce multiple muscle activation patterns in cats during postural responses to support surface translations. We now test the robustness of functional muscle synergies, which specify muscle groupings and the active force vectors produced during postural responses under several biomechanically distinct conditions. We aimed to determine whether such synergies represent a generalized control strategy for postural control or if they are merely… 

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