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Keywords: tissue strainClose
Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2003) 206 (19): 3437–3445.
Published: 1 October 2003
... are variable. Our goal was to examine the mechanical properties of these tissues under conditions mimicking the in vivo state. Tissue strains were measured in the rat( Rattus norvegicus ) soleus muscle directly from the spacing of metal markers implanted within the tissues of interest using an X-ray video...