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… (More)
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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… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Skeletal muscle atrophy is a debilitating response to fasting, disuse, cancer, and other systemic diseases. In atrophying muscles… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Adult bone marrow-derived cells (BMDC) are shown to contribute to muscle tissue in a step-wise biological progression. Following… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We examined the hypothesis that an excess accumulation of intramuscular lipid (IMCL) is associated with insulin resistance and… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A population of muscle fibers containing a myosin heavy-chain isoform IId (or 2x) has recently been identified in rat muscle. The… (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
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Barnacle muscle fibers subjected to constant current stimulation produce a variety of types of oscillatory behavior when the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1961
Highly Cited
1961
In the course of an electron microscopic study of the peripheral region of the skeletal muscle fiber of the frog, the presence of… (More)
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