Calcium regulation of calcium transport by sarcoplasmic reticulum

The sarcoplasmic reticulum (SR) of skeletal muscle is an intracellular membraneous network that, through the cyclical release and re-uptake of Ca²⁺ into and from, respectively, the cytoplasmic space, regulates myofilament shortening and, therefore, muscle contraction. SR derived from the terminal ci...

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Main Author: Gilchrist, James Stuart Charles
Published: University of British Columbia 2011
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