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striated muscle contraction

Known as: sarcomeric muscle contraction 
A process in which force is generated within striated muscle tissue, resulting in the shortening of the muscle. Force generation involves a chemo… Expand
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2015
2015
Cardiac tissue engineering has major applications in regenerative medicine, disease modeling and biological studies. Despite the… Expand
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Actin-myosin interactions provide the driving force underlying each heartbeat. The current view is that actin-bound regulatory… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Sarcomeric α-actinins (α-actinin-2 and -3) are a major component of the Z-disk in skeletal muscle, where they crosslink actin and… Expand
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2011
2011
Mutations in the skeletal muscle α-actin gene (ACTA1) cause a range of pathologically defined congenital myopathies. Most… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Efficient striated muscle contraction requires precise assembly and regulation of diverse actin filament systems, most notably… Expand
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Several biologically important protein structures give rise to strong second-harmonic generation (SHG) in their native context… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The regulation of striated muscle contraction involves changes in the interactions of troponin and tropomyosin with actin thin… Expand
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2006
2006
Striated muscle contraction is powered by actin-activated myosin ATPase. This process is regulated by Ca(2+) via the troponin… Expand
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2005
Review
2005
The sarcomere is the functional unit of striated muscle contraction. Mutations in sarcomeric proteins are now known to cause… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
To investigate the relative contributions of alterations in blood flow, capillary density, and tissue PO2 to elevated oxygen… Expand
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