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J Exp Biol (2014) 217 (17): 3146–3158.
Published: 1 September 2014
.... , Baio   J. E. , Caldwell   R. L. , Summers   A. P. ( 2007 ). Linkage mechanics and power amplification of the mantis shrimp's strike . J. Exp. Biol.   210 , 3677 - 3688 . Putnam   R. W. , Bennett   A. F. ( 1982 ). Thermal dependence of isometric contractile properties of lizard...
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J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (24): 4345–4357.
Published: 15 December 2012
... and tongue projection was significantly affected by temperature ( Q 10 of 2.56), as were dynamic contractile properties of the tongue projector and retractor muscles ( Q 10 of 1.48–5.72), supporting our hypothesis that contractile rates slow with decreasing temperature and, as a result, activity durations...
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J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (13): 2535–2553.
Published: 1 July 2006
... of Biologists Limited 2006 2006 contractile properties depressor mandibulae elastic properties elastic recoil model load clamp load dependence parallel elastic component series elastic component power output toad Ballistic movements are those in which a body is propelled by an external...
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J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (15): 2167–2173.
Published: 1 August 2002
... transmission electron microscopy contractile properties muscle Muscle mechanics, based on the sliding filament model of muscle contraction( Huxley and Niedergerke, 1954 ; Huxley and Hanson, 1954 ),dictates a trade-off between the ability of a muscle to generate isometric force and its length...
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J Exp Biol (1999) 202 (23): 3377–3385.
Published: 1 December 1999
..., musculoskeletal actuation and neuromuscular control . In Multiple Muscle Systems: Biomechanics and Movement Organization (ed. J. M. Winters and S. L.-Y. Woo ), pp. 121 – 148 . New York, Berlin : Springer Verlag . contractile properties power output work loop jumping running...
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J Exp Biol (1999) 202 (22): 3225–3237.
Published: 15 November 1999
... , M. M. and Bass , A. H. ( 1993 ). Early events in myofibrilogenesis and innervation of skeletal, sound-generating muscle in a teleost fish . J. Morph . 216 , 225 – 239 . 10.1002/jmor.1052160209 Marsh , R. L. ( 1999 ). Contractile properties of muscles used in sound...
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J Exp Biol (1997) 200 (22): 2861–2870.
Published: 15 November 1997
... and that required during takeoff. The present study provides integrated data on muscle contractile properties, morphology and jumping performance that support this conclusion. We show here that the predicted power output during takeoff in Cuban tree frogs Osteopilus septentrionalis exceeds that available from...
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J Exp Biol (1988) 140 (1): 313–324.
Published: 1 November 1988
.... contractile properties electrophysiology fish mechanics muscle polyneuronal innervation teleost With few exceptions [notably in amphibians ( Lannergren, 1979 ) and birds ( Ginsborg, 1960 )], the twitch muscle fibres of higher vertebrates are focally innervated by one or occasionally two motor...
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J Exp Biol (1987) 133 (1): 415–428.
Published: 1 November 1987
... wetmassmin −1 at 0°C). This suggests that the high density of mitochondria in icefish muscle is related, in part, to diffusion limitations. 15 06 1987 © 1987 by Company of Biologists 1987 antarctic fish skeletal muscle mitochondria respiration contractile properties...
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J Exp Biol (1986) 126 (1): 79–87.
Published: 1 November 1986
... of T b from 15 to 40°C. Lizards with a T b of 10°C were largely incapacitated, and V R , f and L s were all greatly reduced. Comparisons with measurements of the contractile properties of skeletal muscle of this species suggest that stride frequency is limited by the twitch contraction time...
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