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Muscle contraction is the activation of tension-generating sites within muscle fibers. ... Unlike skeletal muscle, the contractions of smooth and cardiac muscles are myogenic (meaning that they are initiated by the smooth or heart muscle cells  ...

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Muscle contraction in 10 basic steps. Sliding filament theory and muscle contraction video to explain how a muscle contracts.

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The axons of the nerve cells of the spinal cord branch and attach to each muscle fiber forming a neuromuscular junction. i). An action potential passes down the ...

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Below are two different but similar descriptions of muscle contraction that explain the processes involved in notification, contraction, and relaxation. The following ...

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In this page we look at the physiology behind muscular contraction and what causes a contraction to cease. Low and behold one simple mineral is really quite  ...

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Looking for online definition of muscle contraction in the Medical Dictionary? muscle contraction explanation free. What is muscle contraction? Meaning of ...

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Skeletal muscles contract and relax to mechanically move the body. Messages from the nervous system cause these muscle contractions. The whole process is  ...

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Jun 21, 2007 ... Current understanding of how muscles contract is based on the sliding filament model. This model applies to skeletal, smooth and cardiac ...

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The basic equation to describe the release of energy from ATP for use to power muscle contractions is: In words: Adenosine Triphosphate Adenosine ...

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Muscle Contraction. Imagine you are sitting in a rowboat on a still lake. To move across the lake, you must place your oars in the water and pull backwards.