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Muscle Fibers

Known as: fibers muscles, fibers muscle, muscle fibre 
OBSOLETE. The contractile fibers, composed of actin, myosin, and associated proteins, found in cells of smooth or striated muscle. [GOC:mah, ISBN… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Mammalian skeletal muscle comprises different fiber types, whose identity is first established during embryonic development by… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Endurance exercise training can promote an adaptive muscle fiber transformation and an increase of mitochondrial biogenesis by… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Muscle fatigue is an exercise-induced reduction in maximal voluntary muscle force. It may arise not only because of peripheral… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Slow- and fast-twitch myofibers of adult skeletal muscles express unique sets of muscle-specific genes, and these distinctive… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Growth and repair of skeletal muscle are normally mediated by the satellite cells that surround muscle fibers. In regenerating… Expand
Review
1995
Review
1995
  • J. Lexell
  • The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological…
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 1308427
To assess the age-related loss of muscle mass and to determine the mechanisms behind this aging atrophy, the muscle structure and… Expand
Review
1994
Review
1994
  • R. Fitts
  • Physiological reviews
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 23409368
Fatigue, defined as the failure to maintain the required or expected power output, is a complex problem, since multiple factors… Expand
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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… Expand
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Barnacle muscle fibers subjected to constant current stimulation produce a variety of types of oscillatory behavior when the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1961
Highly Cited
1961
  • A. Mauro
  • The Journal of biophysical and biochemical…
  • 1961
  • Corpus ID: 19617777
In the course of an electron microscopic study of the peripheral region of the skeletal muscle fiber of the frog, the presence of… Expand