The Structural Basis of Contraction and Regulation in Skeletal Muscle

  • H. E. Huxley
Part of the 26. Colloquium der Gesellschaft für Biologische Chemie 10.–12. April 1975 in Mosbach/Baden book series (MOSBACH, volume 26)


The purpose of this review will be to present sufficient of the background information about the structure of muscle, as well as some details of recent work, so that a non-specialist can form a reasonably-coherent picture of the present state of our knowledge, of the problems which have to be solved, and of some of the current lines of experimentation.


Actin Filament Thin Filament Myosin Head Layer Line Thick Filament 
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