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AaronHenderson

SkeletalMuscleLabReport
Mrs.Lafferty
AaronHenderson

Thereare5,037aminoacidsinarabbitskeletalmuscle.Oneresearchisthatscientistaretryingtofind
differentexercisesthatwillstrengthenandcauselessfatigueformyofibers.
(
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Leeuwenburgh,C.H.R.I.S.T.I.A.A.N.(1999).Exercisetraininginducedalterationsinskeletalmuscle
antioxidantcapacity:abriefreview.
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arealsotryingtorecreateskeletalmuscles.
(
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Yamamoto,S.,Matsumoto,K.,...&Morishita,R.(2002).Developmentofsafeandefficientnovelnonviral
genetransferusingultrasound:enhancementoftransfectionefficiencyofnakedplasmidDNAinskeletal
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cientistarealsotryingtonotonlyrecreatemusclesbuttendonsas
well.(
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andmotorcontrol.
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Thisisapictureofaskeletalmusclestructure.Photoby:AaronHenderson

AaronHenderson
SkeletalMuscleLabReport
Mrs.Lafferty
Thefirststepinmusclecontractionisthemyosincrossbridgetoexistintwoconformations,thebeginning
andendofthepowerstroke.NextThisrotationiscoupledwithchangesintheactivesiteandphosphate
release.ThemusclescontractoncetheATPisbroughtin.Thenthereisonlyatwostepprocessforthe
musclestocontract.(
Geeves,M.A.,&Holmes,K.C.(1999).STRUCTURALMECHANISMOFMUSCLE
CONTRACTION>.
Annualreviewofbiochemistry
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(1),687728.)

Thepicturethatisontopisrelaxedandthepicturethatisonbottomiscontracted.
Photoby:AaronHenderson

Thisisapictureofarabbitmusclerelaxedbefore
theATPwasaddedx100zoom.
Photoby:AaronHenderson

Thisisapictureofarabbitmusclerelaxedadded
theATPwasaddedx100zoom.
Photoby:AaronHenderson

AaronHenderson
SkeletalMuscleLabReport
Mrs.Lafferty

Thispictureistherabbitlabcharts.Photoby:AaronHenderson

Theobservationsintherabbitmusclelabwascontractionsofthemuscle.Alsoyoucouldseewhat
happenedbeforeandaftertheATPwasadded.BeforetheATPdropswereaddedthemusclewaslongand
stringy,aftertheATPdropswereaddedthemusclescontractedandbecameshortandcombined.Weare
usingpercentsforourdatabecausewecanseetherateofcontractionscomparedbeforeorafterATP.

AaronHenderson
SkeletalMuscleLabReport
Mrs.Lafferty
Acrosscountryrunnersmuscleswillcontractslowerthanasprintersmuscles.Thereasonbeingisthat
sprintersusemoreamountsofforcetotobeabletorunfast.Whileacrosscountryrunnersmuscleare
sloweddownduetothepacethattheyarerunningat.Asprinterhastohavehisorhermusclescontracted
extremelyfastsotheycanrunningandnotslowdown.

Thisisapictureofthegripstrengthtest.Photoby:AaronHenderson

ThisisapictureoftheCharacteristicsofSkeletalMuscleFiberTypes.Photoby:AaronHenderson

AaronHenderson
SkeletalMuscleLabReport
Mrs.Lafferty
Repetitivegriponamaleathletewouldbestrongerthananonmaleathletebecausemaleathletesare
strongerbecausetheyworkouttheirmuscles.Whilenonmaleathleteswillnotworkoutasoftenorasmuch
asamaleathletewould.Maleathletesdoexercisestostrengthentheirgripsandforearms,whilenonmale
athleteswillnotexercisetheirgripsandforearms.

Thisisatableofarepetitivegripscalecomparedtoanathleteandanonathlete.
PhotobyAaronHenderson

Itisseeninthegraphthatathleteshavemoreforcewiththeirgrip,butnotsayingthatnonathletesdont
havemuchforce.Becauseathletesworkoutandtheyflexandabducttheirmuscleswitheveryprecise
movement.Nonathletesdontusuallyworkouttheirmuscles.