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J Exp Biol (2024) 227 (5): jeb246280.
Published: 11 March 2024
... of in vivo muscle operating lengths in the medial gastrocnemii of rat hindlimbs did not differ significantly with speed but were significantly affected by trackway elevation and passive tension ( Table 2 ). Although passive stiffness was not well correlated with age in our individuals, our data show...
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J Exp Biol (2019) 222 (21): jeb209668.
Published: 31 October 2019
.... 27 6 2019 22 9 2019 © 2019. Published by The Company of Biologists Ltd 2019 http://www.biologists.com/user-licence-1-1/ Summary: Passive tension in skeletal muscle increases in proportion to tissue fluid volume, suggesting that natural fluctuations in water content may...
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J Exp Biol (2017) 220 (17): 3110–3118.
Published: 1 September 2017
.... A skinned fibre preparation was used in an attempt to limit endomysial contributions to passive tension. Strips of psoas muscle were dissected from euthanized animals, tied to small wooden sticks and stored in a relaxing solution [containing (in mmol l −1 ): potassium propionate (170), magnesium acetate...