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ST

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE.

ST

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Santomean bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Sao Tome and Principe. This is used as an international standard for shipping to the country. Sao Tome and Principe each have their own codes with the prefix "ST." The code for the Sao Tome is ISO 3166-2:ST-ST, while for Principe it is ISO 3166-2:ST-PR.
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Cross-sectional area of fast-twitch fibers was almost twice the size of slow-twitch fibers (6,721 and 3,713 ^m2, respectively).
Both fast-twitch fiber types have larger diameters and faster force-generation capacity than slow-twitch fibers (MHC type I).
The minimum twitch frequency of fast-twitch fibers is reported to range from 40 to 60 Hz [29,30], and the minimum twitch frequency of slow-twitch fibers is reported to range from 15 to 30 Hz [31].
Fast-twitch fibers also retain their ability to produce power much longer, up to six months, during detraining than slow-twitch fibers, which lose their functional aerobic endurance capacity within approximately two weeks of inactivity.
Slow-twitch muscles fibers cannot produce as much force as fast-twitch fibers, which also generate a given level of force in a shorter period of time than slow-twitch fibers.
Slow-twitch fibers rely on oxidative (aerobic) metabolism and have abundant mitochondria that generate the long-lasting supplies of ATP, needed for long distance.
Mastication muscles contain mostly fast-twitch fibers, with a smaller proportion of slow-twitch fibers, Stedman says.
Lean Christina Clark uses mostly slow-twitch fibers to run the marathon, a 42,164 meter (26.