Role of titin in skeletal muscle function and disease

Henk Granzier, Coen A.C. Ottenheijm

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Abstract

This review covers recent developments in the titin field. Most recent reviews have discussed titin's role in cardiac function: here we will mainly focus on skeletal muscle, and discuss recent advances in the understanding of titin's role in skeletal muscle function and disease.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMuscle Biophysics
Subtitle of host publicationFrom Molecules to Cells
EditorsDilson Rassier
Pages105-122
Number of pages18
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2010

Publication series

NameAdvances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
Volume682
ISSN (Print)0065-2598

Keywords

  • PEVK
  • Sarcomere
  • Single molecule
  • Striated muscle
  • Titin isoforms

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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    Granzier, H., & Ottenheijm, C. A. C. (2010). Role of titin in skeletal muscle function and disease. In D. Rassier (Ed.), Muscle Biophysics: From Molecules to Cells (pp. 105-122). (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; Vol. 682). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6366-6_6