1 kgf/cm2 — The Isometric Tension of Muscle Contraction: Implications to Cross-Bridge and Hydraulic Mechanisms
This result of constant isometric tension, which has so far received little attention, is however, a simple prediction of the hydraulic mechanism which is proposed for muscle contraction. Therefore, the hydraulic model, which is based on the hypothesis of vectorial flux of energetic protons deserves serious consideration.
KeywordsForce Generation Isometric Force Sarcomere Length Isometric Tension Myosin Filament
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