sarcomeric protein


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sarcomeric protein

Any of the proteins in a sarcomere that contribute to the contraction of a muscle fiber. These proteins include actin, myosin, troponin, and nebulin.
See also: protein
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Fourth, more refined analyses of contraction characteristics revealed differences in sarcomeric proteins of cardiac and skeletal muscle.
Myostatin induces degradation of sarcomeric proteins through a Smad3 signaling mechanism during skeletal muscle wasting.
University of Colorado Sarcomeric Proteins and Muscle Myopathies -- James R.