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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 249398, 7 pages
Myosin Isoforms and Contractile Properties of Single Fibers of Human Latissimus Dorsi Muscle
1Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Via Marzolo 3, 35031 Padova, Italy
2Salvatore Maugeri Foundation, Pavia, Italy
Received 30 April 2013; Accepted 5 July 2013
Academic Editor: Kazushige Goto
Copyright © 2013 Antonio Paoli et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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