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Muscle Fibers, Slow-Twitch

Known as: Type I Skeletal Muscle Fiber, Muscle Fibers, Slow Twitch, slow twitch muscle fiber 
Skeletal muscle fibers having low myofibrillar ATPase activity, low glycogen content, and high myoglobin content, high mitochondrial oxidative enzyme… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Sympathetic hyperactivity and parasympathetic withdrawal may cause and sustain hypertension. This autonomic imbalance is in turn… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Zierath and Hawley discuss how different fiber types affect muscle metabolism and what the signals are that regulate muscle… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE We tested the hypotheses that previous glycogen depletion of slow-twitch (ST) fibers enhances recruitment of fast-twitch… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Skeletal muscle adapts to chronic physical activity by inducing mitochondrial biogenesis and switching proportions of muscle… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Skeletal muscle cell-derived grafts in the heart may benefit myocardial performance after infarction. Several studies have… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In small mammals, muscles with shorter twitch contraction times and a predominance of fast-twitch, type II fibers exhibit greater… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The kinetics of in vivo regulation of mitochondrial respiration by ADP was studied in rat heart, slow-twitch skeletal muscle… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
We determined that the variability in the oxygen cost and thus the caloric expenditure of cycling at a given work rate (i.e… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The purpose of this investigation was to study the relationship between perceptual ratings from Borg's new category-ratio scale… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The energy utilization associated with contraction was measured in isolated slow- and fast-twitch muscles of the mouse at 20… Expand
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