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Motor unit

Cell cluster which has as its direct parts motor neuron and skeletal muscle cell.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
1. The adaptations of the ankle dorsiflexor muscles and the behaviour of single motor units in the tibialis anterior in response… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The influence of age-associated motor unit loss on contractile strength was investigated in a representative sample of healthy… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
1. Using two magnetic stimulators, we investigated the effect of a conditioning magnetic stimulus over the motor cortex of one… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
1. The effects of different forms of brain stimulation on the discharge pattern of single motor units were examined using the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Experiments were designed to assess the relative contribution of rate coding and motor unit recruitment to force production in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
1. Single motor units were recorded with highly selective electrodes from intact tibialis anterior muscle in the adult man. A… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
1. The contractile properties of human motor units from the first dorsal interosseus muscle of the hand were studied during… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
The correlation among a variety of physiological properties and the histochemical characteristics of muscle fibers belonging to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
An electrophysiological method is described for estimating the numbers of motor units in the extensor digitorum brevis muscle in… Expand
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