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Muscle Fibers, Slow-Twitch

"Muscle Fibers, Slow-Twitch" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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Skeletal muscle fibers characterized by their expression of the Type I MYOSIN HEAVY CHAIN isoforms which have low ATPase activity and effect several other functional properties - shortening velocity, power output, rate of tension redevelopment.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Muscle Fibers, Slow-Twitch" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Muscle Fibers, Slow-Twitch" was a major or minor topic of these publication.