Actin myofilament

Known as: Myofilamentum tenue, Striated muscle thin filament, Thin Filament 
Filaments formed of actin and associated proteins; attached to Z discs at either end of sarcomeres in myofibrils. [ISBN:0815316194]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Vinculin and its isoform metavinculin are protein components of intercalated discs, structures that anchor thin… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Regulation of actin dynamics at filament ends determines the organization and turnover of actin cytoskeletal structures. In… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Ca(2+) regulation of contraction in vertebrate striated muscle is exerted primarily through effects on the thin filament, which… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Muscle contraction results from the force generated between the thin filament protein actin and the thick filament protein myosin… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
In order to explain the molecular mechanism of muscle contraction, it is crucial to know the distribution of the sarcomere… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
To clarify the extensibility of thin actin and thick myosin filaments in muscle, we examined the spacings of actin and myosin… (More)
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Review
1990
Review
1990
Thyroid hormone-induced changes in cardiac function have been recognized for over 150 years; however, the biochemical basis of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The Ca2+ sensitivities of the rate constant of tension redevelopment (ktr; Brenner, B., and E. Eisenberg. 1986. Proceedings of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Single actin filaments (∼7nm in diameter) labelled with fluorescent phalloidin can be clearly seen by video-fluorescence… (More)
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Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
1. The variation of isometric tetanus tension with sarcomere length in single fibres from frog striated muscle has been re… (More)
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