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Biochemistry (Moscow)

, Volume 83, Issue 5, pp 527–533 | Cite as

The Effect of Experimental Hyperthyroidism on Characteristics of Actin–Myosin Interaction in Fast and Slow Skeletal Muscles

  • G. V. KopylovaEmail author
  • D. V. Shchepkin
  • S. Y. Bershitsky
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Abstract

The molecular mechanism of the failure of contractile function of skeletal muscles caused by oxidative damage to myosin in hyperthyroidism is not fully understood. Using an in vitro motility assay, we studied the effect of myosin damage caused by oxidative stress in experimental hyperthyroidism on the actin–myosin interaction and its regulation by calcium. We found that hyperthyroidism-induced oxidation of myosin is accompanied by a decrease in the sliding velocity of the regulated thin filaments in the in vitro motility assay, and this effect is increased with the duration of the pathological process.

Keywords

actin–myosin interaction calcium regulation myosin carbonylation in vitro motility assay 

Abbreviations

FT3

free triiodothyronine

FT4

free thyroxine

h

Hill cooperativity coefficient

MHC

myosin heavy chains

MLC

myosin light chains

pCa

negative decimal logarithm of the calcium concentration

pCa50

calcium concentration at which half-maximal sliding velocity of thin filaments is achieved (the calcium sensitivity)

Vmax

the maximal sliding velocity of thin filaments

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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. V. Kopylova
    • 1
    Email author
  • D. V. Shchepkin
    • 1
  • S. Y. Bershitsky
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Immunology and PhysiologyUral Branch of the Russian Academy of SciencesYekaterinburgRussia

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