Skip to search formSkip to main content
You are currently offline. Some features of the site may not work correctly.

Plantaris muscle

Known as: MUSCLE, PLANTARIS, M. plantaris, plantari 
A small muscle that courses along the posterior aspect of the leg as part of the posterosuperficial compartment of the calf. This muscle originates… Expand
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Pathological and physiological stimuli, including acute exercise, activate autophagy; however, it is unknown whether exercise… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
An important unresolved question in skeletal muscle plasticity is whether satellite cells are necessary for muscle fiber… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Prolonged periods of muscular inactivity (e.g., limb immobilization) result in skeletal muscle atrophy. Although it is… Expand
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Sarcopenia, loss of muscle mass and function, is a common feature of aging. Oxidative damage and apoptosis are likely underlying… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are a class of highly conserved, noncoding RNAs involved in posttranscriptional gene regulation. A small… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
This study was designed to determine whether chronic chemical activation of AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK) would increase… Expand
  • table 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 1
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
1. Rhythmic locomotor activity was evoked in clonidine-treated acute and chronic spinal cats, and the effect of stimulating group… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
1. This study was performed to assess whether muscle contractile properties are related to the presence of specific myosin heavy… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Exercise causes heat shock (muscle temperatures of up to 45 degrees C, core temperatures of up to 44 degrees C) and oxidative… Expand
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
  • Robert F Ker
  • The Journal of experimental biology
  • 1981
  • Corpus ID: 39821160
1. The stresses applied during fast locomotion are sufficient to stretch the tendon far into the linear region of the load… Expand
  • figure 1
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • table 1
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?