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The short range stiffness of active mammalian muscle and its effect on mechanical properties

By Peter M. H. Rack and D. R. Westbury


1. The tension in tetanized cat soleus and lateral gastrocnemius muscles was measured during alternating lengthening and shortening movements. Sinusoidal movements were sometimes used; on other occasions the movement was at a constant velocity but with periodic reversal of direction

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