Regulatory Mechanisms of Striated Muscle Contraction

  • Setsuro Ebashi
  • Iwao Ohtsuki
Conference proceedings

DOI: 10.1007/978-4-431-38453-3

Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 592)

Table of contents (32 papers)

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIII
  2. Historical Aspects

  3. Regulation by Troponin and Tropomyosin

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 19-19
    2. Ca Ion and the Troponin Switch
      Maia V. Vinogradova, Deborah B. Stone, Galina G. Malanina, Robert A. Mendelson, Robert J. Fletterick
      Pages 47-57
    3. Disposition and Dynamics: Interdomain Orientations in Troponin
      Ryan M. B. Hoffman, Brian D. Sykes
      Pages 59-70
    4. Structural Basis for Calcium-Regulated Relaxation of Striated Muscles at Interaction Sites of Troponin with Actin and Tropomyosin
      Kenji Murakami, Fumiaki Yumoto, Shin-ya Ohki, Takuo Yasunaga, Masaru Tanokura, Takeyuki Wakabayashi
      Pages 71-86
    5. Tropomyosin: Regulator of Actin Filaments
      Sarah E. Hitchcock-DeGregori, Norma J. Greenfield, Abhishek Singh
      Pages 87-97
    6. Tropomyosin and Troponin Cooperativity on the Thin Filament
      Sabrina E. Boussouf, Michael A. Geeves
      Pages 99-109
    7. Crystal Structures of Tropomyosin: Flexible Coiled-Coil
      Yasushi Nitanai, Shiho Minakata, Kayo Maeda, Naoko Oda, Yuichiro Maéda
      Pages 137-151
    8. C. Elegans Model for Studying Tropomyosin and Troponin Regulations of Muscle Contraction and Animal Behavior
      Hiroaki Kagawa, Tomohide Takaya, Razia Ruksana, Frederick Anokye-Danso, Md. Ziaul Amin, Hiromi Terami
      Pages 153-161
  4. Regulation in Cardiac Muscle and Disorders

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 175-175

About these proceedings


ATP Calcium Calcium regulation Troponin proteins skeletal muscle

Editors and affiliations

  • Setsuro Ebashi
    • 1
  • Iwao Ohtsuki
    • 2
  1. 1.National Institute of Physiological SciencesOkazakiJapan
  2. 2.The Jikei University School of MedicineTokyoJapan

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer 2007
  • Publisher Name Springer, Tokyo
  • eBook Packages Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-4-431-38451-9
  • Online ISBN 978-4-431-38453-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-2598