Introduction to human physiology

Introduction to human physiology

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This impulse is transmitted across the nerve- muscle junction and spreads over the membrane of a muscle fiber and along the channels of ... filaments and forming new ones in a different position. The sarcomeres thus shorten, and the whole muscle fiber contracts. Relaxation ... In isometric contraction, the muscle develops tension but does not shorten when it contracts and, therefore, performs no work.

Title:Introduction to human physiology
Author:Mary Griffiths
Publisher: - 1974-09-05


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