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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 592343, 16 pages
Distribution of Myosin Attachment Times Predicted from Viscoelastic Mechanics of Striated Muscle
Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, University of Vermont, 122 HSRF, Beaumont Avenue, Burlington, VT 05405, USA
Received 1 July 2011; Accepted 22 August 2011
Academic Editor: Henk Granzier
Copyright © 2011 Bradley M. Palmer 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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