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    • Myosin and Actin Filaments in Muscle: Structures and Interactions. 

      Squire, JM; Paul, DM; Morris, EP (2017-01)
      In the last decade, improvements in electron microscopy and image processing have permitted significantly higher resolutions to be achieved (sometimes <1 nm) when studying isolated actin and myosin filaments. In the case ...
    • Three-dimensional structure of the basketweave Z-band in midshipman fish sonic muscle. 

      Burgoyne, T; Heumann, JM; Morris, EP; Knupp, C; Liu, J; Reedy, MK; Taylor, KA; Wang, K; Luther, PK (2019-07-18)
      Striated muscle enables movement in all animals by the contraction of myriads of sarcomeres joined end to end by the Z-bands. The contraction is due to tension generated in each sarcomere between overlapping arrays of actin ...