Titin /ˈtaɪtɪn/, also known as connectin, is a protein that, in humans, is encoded
by the TTN ... The titin protein is located between the myosin thick filament and
the Z disk. Titin ...
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interaction and potential role in muscle function. Jin JP(1). Author information:
Jul 11, 2012 ... Titin is a multi-domain structure that which is found to be composed of two ... The
protein molecules plays a role in thick-filament and sacromere ...
May 13, 2010 ... The size and structure of the thick filament part of titin is conserved, which is
consistent with the conserved structure of thick filaments in ...
Jul 22, 2014 ... Titin /ˈtaɪtɪn/, also known as connectin, is a protein that, in humans, is encoded
by the TTN gene. Titin is a giant protein that functions as a ...
These have two main functions: In the thick (myosin) filament part of the myofibril
we have proposed the titin molecule regulates exact myosin assembly by acting ...
The determination of the cDNA sequence of human cardiac titin has shown that
the cardiac titin filament is formed by a single, giant, 27 000-residue-long ...
The mechanisms controlling thin filament length in muscle remain controversial. It
was recently reported that thin filament length was related to titin size, and that ...
that provide motor function, the sarcomere contains titin filaments, com- prised of
... fold for thick filament formation during muscle development, but despite.
The titin molecules span the I-band of the sarcomere from the Z-line to the A-
band edge and continue to run along the length of the half-thick filament, where