Dictionary » T » Thin filaments

Thin filaments

thin filament

filaments 7-9nm diameter attached to the z discs of striated muscle, have opposite polarity in each half sarcomere. Built of f actin with associated tropomyosin and troponin.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Statement about Muscle Contraction correct?

... activates Ca-dependent protein kinases that activates to interact with thin filaments." Is this statement correct? What exactly is the protein kinases then? What ...

See entire post
by saryanki
Mon Jan 30, 2012 1:54 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Statement about Muscle Contraction correct?
Replies: 1
Views: 2321

Re: Important unknown nanotech within humans

heres an animated gif showing the growth of the silica aerogel filaments, http://www.carnicom.com/morgellonstimelapse.gif ... culture is on the order of 50 microns per hour, or roughly the width of a thin human hair per hour.

See entire post
by vincio
Wed Feb 18, 2009 1:12 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Important unknown nanotech within humans
Replies: 32
Views: 162122

HomeWork HELP!

... have alot of blanks. I've checked the internet and my book. But still nothing. It would be great if you could help me :wink: About the cell. Answer ... -Membrane enclosed region in a cell -A network of microtubules, microfilaments and intermediate filaments -A small membranous bag -A cluster of ...

See entire post
by Stalkerfishy
Sat Dec 13, 2008 12:12 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: HomeWork HELP!
Replies: 2
Views: 3269

The Fiber Disease

... was observed in a fiber with a 100 micron core diameter. Research within the area of fluid dynamics over the last decade has resulted in the ... of inks that flow through these fine deposition nozzles as continuous filaments, and then rapidly solidify to maintain their shape even as they ...

See entire post
by Nadas Moksha
Fri Dec 15, 2006 8:00 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5560572

The Fiber Disease

... fine threads in a bit of soot. Such strands were exceptionally long, thin tubes of pure carbon, measuring only 10 nanometers across with the patterned ... Muscle cells are long and cylindrical and made of thick myosin filaments surrounded by thin actin filaments. A central myosin filament and ...

See entire post
by Nadas Moksha
Fri Oct 27, 2006 9:34 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5560572
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 10,185 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link