Excitation Contraction Coupling

Known as: Contraction Coupling, Excitation, Contraction Couplings, Excitation, Coupling, Excitation Contraction 
A process fundamental to muscle physiology whereby an electrical stimulus or action potential triggers a myocyte to depolarize and contract. This… (More)
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2018
Review
2018
Excitation-contraction (EC) coupling denotes the conversion of electric stimulus in mechanic output in contractile cells. Several… (More)
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2013
2013
In skeletal muscle, excitation-contraction (EC) coupling is the process whereby the voltage-gated dihydropyridine receptor (DHPR… (More)
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2006
2006
Excitation-contraction (EC) coupling in striated muscles is mediated by the cardiac or skeletal muscle isoform of voltage… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Excitation-contraction (EC) uncoupling is a major cause of decreased muscle force generating capacity (specific force). However… (More)
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2001
2001
Read more and get great! That's what the book enPDFd excitation contraction coupling and cardiac contractile force will give for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The ryanodine receptor (RyR)/calcium release channel on the sarcoplasmic reticulum (SR) is the major source of calcium (Ca2… (More)
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1996
1996
In the present study, Fluo-3 Ca2+ measurement and confocal microscopy techniques were used in order to localize cytosolic [ ]c… (More)
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1994
1994
There is growing evidence that smooth muscle function changes with normal development. In this study a Scatchard analysis… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
IT is thought that in skeletal muscle excitation–contraction (EC) coupling, the release of Ca2+ from the sarcoplasmic reticulum… (More)
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1987
1987
We have used the sarcoplasmic reticulum (SR) inhibitor ryanodine to assess the contribution of the SR to the increase in twitch… (More)
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