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The reduction of muscle growth was caused by a lower muscle fiber size, without any effect on the fiber number.
The correlation coefficients between the muscle fiber characteristics and other carcass traits were evaluated using the CORR procedure of SAS.
Although we can use marker-assisted selection to increase muscle fiber diameter, a greater diameter does not necessarily equate to superior meat quality.
Sarcopenia is characterized by the reduction in the size and number of muscle fibers, muscle mass, and the ratio of slow-twitch muscle fibers to fast-twitch muscle fibers (Lexell et al.
Motor nerves supply trophic factors to the muscle fibers they innervate, which maintains their contractile ability.
Endurance training induces muscle-specific changes in mitochondrial function in skinned muscle fibers.
Although we did not determine muscle fiber type in the plantaris muscle, it is possible that the voluntary wheel running training in our study transformed fast-twitch glycolytic muscle fibers into slow or oxidative fibers, as in previous studies.
Recruitment and maximal diameter of axial muscle fibers in the teleosts and their relationship to somatic growth and ultimate size.
Mainly in all parameters oxidative damage was observed in the white vastus muscle fibers due to low mitochondrial concentration.
Small-diameter fibers correspond to slow-twitch muscle fibers (type I).
This stimulates the stretch Golgi tendon receptors, which detect the tension in the muscle fiber.