Regulatory Mechanisms of Striated Muscle Contraction

Editors:

ISBN: 978-4-431-38451-9 (Print) 978-4-431-38453-3 (Online)

Table of contents (32 chapters)

previous Page of 2
  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XIII

  2. Historical Aspects

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-6

      Biological Actions of Calcium

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 7-9

      Professor Ebashi’s Journey Toward the Discovery of Troponin: A Personal Recollection

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 11-18

      Highlights of the History of Calcium Regulation of Striated Muscle

  3. Regulation by Troponin and Tropomyosin

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 19-19

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 21-36

      Troponin: Structure, Function and Dysfunction

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 37-46

      From the Crystal Structure of Troponin to the Mechanism of Calcium Regulation of Muscle Contraction

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 47-57

      Ca Ion and the Troponin Switch

    5. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 59-70

      Disposition and Dynamics: Interdomain Orientations in Troponin

    6. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 71-86

      Structural Basis for Calcium-Regulated Relaxation of Striated Muscles at Interaction Sites of Troponin with Actin and Tropomyosin

    7. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 87-97

      Tropomyosin: Regulator of Actin Filaments

    8. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 99-109

      Tropomyosin and Troponin Cooperativity on the Thin Filament

    9. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 111-123

      Conformational Changes in Reconstituted Skeletal Muscle Thin Filaments Observed by Fluorescence Spectroscopy

    10. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 125-135

      Calcium Structural Transition of Troponin in the Complexes, on the Thin Filament, and in Muscle Fibres, as Studied By Site-Directed Spin-Labelling EPR

    11. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 137-151

      Crystal Structures of Tropomyosin: Flexible Coiled-Coil

    12. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 153-161

      C. Elegans Model for Studying Tropomyosin and Troponin Regulations of Muscle Contraction and Animal Behavior

    13. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 163-173

      Structural and Functional Analysis of Troponins from Scallop Striated and Human Cardiac Muscles

  4. Regulation in Cardiac Muscle and Disorders

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 175-175

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 177-189

      Cooperativity in the Regulation of Force and the Kinetics of Force Development in Heart and Skeletal Muscles

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 191-200

      Heart Failure, Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury and Cardiac Troponin

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 201-226

      Troponin Mutations in Cardiomyopathies

    5. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 227-239

      Molecular Pathogenic Mechanisms of Cardiomyopathies Caused by Mutations in Cardiac Troponin T

    6. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 241-249

      Cardiac Troponin Levels as a Preferable Biomarker of Myocardial Cell Degradation

previous Page of 2