Motor unit

Cell cluster which has as its direct parts motor neuron and skeletal muscle cell.

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2001
Highly Cited
2001
1. In 67 single motor units, the mechanical properties, the recruitment and derecruitment thresholds, and the discharge rates… (More)
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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… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
1. Using two magnetic stimulators, we investigated the effect of a conditioning magnetic stimulus over the motor cortex of one… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
1. Motor unit synchronization has been studied in human first dorsal interosseous muscle. 2. Two needle electrodes were inserted… (More)
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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… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
Single motor-unit firing rates have been recorded during maximal voluntary contractions using tungsten microelectrodes. Over 300… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
1. The electrical activity of up to eight concurrently active motor units has been recorded from the human deltoid and first… (More)
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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… (More)
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1973
Highly Cited
1973
1. The contractile properties of human motor units from the first dorsal interosseus muscle of the hand were studied during… (More)
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1971
Highly Cited
1971
The correlation among a variety of physiological properties and the histochemical characteristics of muscle fibers belonging to… (More)
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