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Myosin Heavy Chains

Known as: Heavy Chain, Myosin, Myosin Heavy Chain, MHC 
The larger subunits of MYOSINS. The heavy chains have a molecular weight of about 230 kDa and each heavy chain is usually associated with a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Skeletal muscle atrophy occurs as a side effect of treatment with synthetic glucocorticoids such as dexamethasone (DEX) and is a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
SummaryMammalian skeletal muscles consist of three main fibre types, type 1, 2A and 2B fibres, with different myosin heavy chain… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Skeletal muscle is an extremely heterogeneous tissue composed of a variety of fast and slow fiber types and subtypes. Moreover… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
A decline in muscle mass and contractile function are prominent features of the sarcopenia of old age. Because myosin heavy chain… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Using quantitative RT-PCR in RNA from right ventricular (RV) endomyocardial biopsies from intact nonfailing hearts, and subjects… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The pericentric inversion of chromosome 16 [inv(16)(p13q22)] is a characteristic karyotypic abnormality associated with acute… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We provide the first link between a known molecular motor and morphogenesis, the fundamental process of cell shape changes and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
A point mutation in exon 13 of the beta cardiac myosin heavy chain (MHC) gene is present in all individuals affected with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The cardiac ventricular myosin phenotype is developmentally and hormonally regulated. The genes coding for the two myosin heavy… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Monoclonal antibodies (McAbs) against the myosin heavy chain (MHC) of adult chicken pectoralis muscle have been tested for… Expand
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