Muscle Fibers, Fast-Twitch

Known as: Fibers, Fast-Twitch Muscle, Type II Skeletal Muscle Fiber, Fiber, Fast-Twitch Muscle 
Skeletal muscle fibers having high myofibrillar ATPase activity, high glycolytic enzyme activities, and an intermediate glycogen content which… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND The loss of skeletal muscle mass with aging has been attributed to a decline in muscle fiber number and muscle fiber… (More)
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Review
2012
Review
2012
In skeletal muscle fibers, action potentials elicit contractions by releasing calcium ions (Ca(2+)) from the sarcoplasmic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Striatal GABAergic microcircuits are critical for motor function, yet their properties remain enigmatic due to difficulties in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The protein phosphatase calcineurin is a signaling intermediate that induces the transformation of fast-twitch skeletal muscle… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The purpose of this study was to examine single cell contractile mechanics of skeletal muscle before and after 12 wk of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The calcium-binding protein parvalbumin (PV) occurs at high concentrations in fast-contracting vertebrate muscle fibers. Its… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Nitric oxide (NO) is synthesized in skeletal muscle by neuronal-type NO synthase (nNOS), which is localized to sarcolemma of fast… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The purpose of this study was to estimate the absolute and relative masses of the three types of skeletal muscle fibers in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
1. Glycogen depletion pattern in human skeletal muscle fibres was studied after bicycle exercise of varying intensity performed… (More)
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
GOLLNICK, P. D., R. B. ARMSTRONG, C. W. SAUBERT IV, K. PIEHL, AND B. SALTIN. Enzyme activity and Jiber composition in skeletal… (More)
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