Myotendinous junction

Known as: junctions musculotendinous, muscle tendon junction 
A cell-substrate junction found at the terminal anchorage site of skeletal muscle cells to tendons. [GOC:mtg_muscle, PMID:12842007]
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
This study is the first in which measurements of thickness, fascicle angle and length, and tendon elongation were combined to… (More)
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2007
2007
Organogenesis of the somatic musculature in Drosophila is directed by the precise adhesion between migrating myotubes and their… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The pattern and development of cellular junctions in the different tissues of the Drosophila embryo from the blastoderm stage… (More)
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1993
1993
The sensory-nerve-ending system of 40 myotendinous junctions of human palmaris longus and plantaris muscles was studied… (More)
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1993
1993
Immunization against a 70 kDa band that co-purifies with skeletal muscle integrins has resulted in an antibody directed against… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
The complete role of the myotendinous junction is discussed in this article. The morphology and function of the junction, typical… (More)
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1992
1992
Myofibrils are linked to the cell membrane at myotendinous junctions located at the ends of muscle fibers, and at costameres… (More)
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1991
1991
The macromolecular composition of the myotendinous junction of the rat Achilles tendon was investigated. Heparan sulphate… (More)
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1990
1990
Dystrophin is the protein whose deficiency results in Duchenne muscular dystrophy. The protein has homologies with a number of… (More)
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1990
1990
Myofiber growth and myofibril assembly at the myotendinous junction (MTJ) of stretch-hypertrophied rabbit skeletal muscle was… (More)
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