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Calcium in Muscle Activation

a Comparative Approach

by Johann Caspar RГјegg

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Published by Springer Berlin Heidelberg in Berlin, Heidelberg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Neurosciences,
  • Cytology,
  • Cardiology,
  • Biochemistry,
  • Zoology,
  • Medicine

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Johann Caspar Rüegg
    SeriesZoophysiology -- 19, Zoophysiology -- 19.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC321-580
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    Pagination1 online resource (xvi, 300 pages 97 illustrations).
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27022848M
    ISBN 103540182780, 364296981X
    ISBN 109783540182788, 9783642969812
    OCLC/WorldCa851371592

    Early electrophysiological recordings from neurons, muscle and endocrine cells revealed voltage-activated calcium (Ca2+) currents with distinct characteristics, suggesting the existence of two major classes of Ca2+ channels based upon the membrane potentials at which they first open (see chapter by Tsien); low-voltage activated (LVA) and high-voltage activated (HVA).Cited by: Mechanisms of caffeine activation of single calcium-release channels of sheep cardiac sarcoplasmic reticulum. Department of Cardiac Medicine, National Heart & Lung Institute, University of London. This article has been cited by other articles in PMC.

    The Ca 2+ ions bind to PKC, activating it. Depletion of Ca 2+ from the endoplasmic reticulum will lead to Ca 2+ entry from outside the cell by activation of "Store-Operated Channels" (SOCs). This inflowing calcium current that results after stored calcium reserves have been released is referred to as Ca 2+. Medically reviewed by P. Thornton, DipPharm Last updated on Jul 2, Calcium is a mineral that is found naturally in foods. Calcium is necessary for many normal functions of the body, especially bone formation and maintenance. Calcium gluconate is used to prevent or to treat calcium deficiencies. Calcium gluconate may also be used for.

    Calcium in muscle cells is essential for muscle contraction because the flow of calcium ions are needed for the muscle proteins (actin and myosin) to interact. Calcium is also essential in blood clotting by activating clotting factors to fix damaged tissue. Calcium prolongs the duration of muscle cell depolarization before repolarization ction in cardiac muscle occurs due to the the binding of the myosin head to adenosine triphosphate (ATP), which then pulls the actin filaments to the center of the sarcomere, the mechanical force of contraction.


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Authors: Rüegg, Johann C. This book offers a comparative and interdisciplinary Calcium in Muscle Activation book to excitation-contraction-coupling in smooth and striated mus­ cles, including the myocardium.

It is an account of the path­ ways and mechanisms by which cellular calcium is handled and activates the contractile proteins.

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This book highlights the most recent progress as well as providing a historial perspective of the field. It presents a concise and comprehensive overview of our current knowledge regar- ding calcium channels and regulatory proteins as well as in- tracellular calcium handling and the mechanisms underlying the activation of contractile : Paperback.

This book offers a comparative and interdisciplinary approach to excitation-contraction-coupling in smooth and striated mus­ cles, including the myocardium. It is an account of the path­ ways and mechanisms by which cellular calcium is handled and activates the contractile proteins.

Calcium in Muscle Activation: a Comparative Approach. This book offers a comparative and interdisciplinary approach to excitation-contraction-coupling in smooth and striated mus­ cles, including the myocardium.

It is an account of the path­ ways and mechanisms by which cellular calcium is handled and activates the contractile proteins. Calcium in Muscle Activation By J.C. Ruegg Springer Verlag; Berlin, xiv + pages. DM This book is designed for students but will also be of interest for physiologists and biochemists who are working in the muscle or in the cardiac field.

It is roughly divided into two different parts, the. Spontaneous oscillatory contractions (SPOC) constitute a new state of muscle observed only at low calcium, which can be modelled in terms of enhanced length activation on the descending limb. Finally, we consider direct myosin regulation by its light chains, and whether this mechanism can act : David Aitchison Smith.

Calcium in muscle activation: A comparative approach by Johann Caspar Rüegg, Springer‐Verlag, Berlin, pp., 97 Figs., DM Article (PDF Available) in Muscle & Nerve 11(2) Author: Theo Wallimann. Calcium in the circulatory system, extracellular fluid, muscle, and other tissues is critical for mediating vascular contraction and vasodilatation, muscle function, nerve transmission, intracellular signaling, and hormonal secretion.

These fluctuations are integral to calcium's role in intracellular signaling, enzyme activation and muscle contractions. Calcium in blood and extracellular fluid: Roughly half of the calcium in blood is bound to proteins.

The concentration of ionized calcium in this compartment is normally almost invariant at approximately 1 mM, or 10, times. Calcium helps regulate the beat of your cardiac muscles. Your cardiac muscles are unique in that they contract from the stimulation of a special set of cardiac cells known as the sinoatrial node, or SA, node.

Node cells do not have a true resting state, but spontaneously and rhythmically change their polarization in order to begin a contraction.

Cells from ADPKD cysts have a reduced resting cytosolic calcium [Ca 2+ ] i and increased cAMP levels. CaSR plays an essential role in regulating calcium homeostasis. Its activation is associated with [Ca 2+ ] i increase and cAMP decrease, making CaSR a possible therapeutic target.

This activation promoted formation of peroxynitrite, a reaction product of nitric oxide with superoxide 3, which was derived from NADPH oxidase 4 (Nox4).

Nitric oxide and peroxynitrite then activated Trpv1, Cited by: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rüegg, Johann Caspar, Calcium in muscle activation. Berlin ; New York: Springer-Verlag, © Activation of Calcium Transport in Skeletal Muscle Sarcoplasmic Reticulum by Monovalent Cations* (Received for publication, ) MUNEKAZU SHIGEKAWA AND LESLIE J.

PEARL From the Division of Cardiology, Department. Purchase Calcium and Cell Function - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNBook Edition: 1. Title: Muscle Contraction. (Book Reviews: Calcium in Muscle Activation) Book Authors: Caspar Ruegg, Johann: Review Author: Szent-Gyorgyi, Andrew G.

This book highlights the most recent progress as well as providing a historial perspective of the field. It presents a concise and comprehensive overview of our current knowledge regar- ding calcium channels and regulatory proteins as well as in- tracellular calcium handling and the mechanisms underlying the activation of contractile proteins.

J Physiol Smooth muscle cell calcium activation mechanisms is an endogenous pacemaker mechanism located in the plasma membrane that generates the repetitive action potentials responsible for driving contractions during labour (Young, ). The uterine contractions that occur during labour areCited by:   The book examines the aspects of intestinal absorption of calcium, with special reference to vitamin D, as well as the physiological mechanism of the intestinal absorption of calcium; effect of other nutritional and physiological factors on calcium absorption Book Edition: 1.

regulation of muscle contraction: calcium interacting with. troponin-C on the thin filament; myosin light chain-2 of. myosin in the thick filament; or calmodulin for the activation of.

a kinase to phosphorylate a regulatory light chain of myosin.SR Calcium Release Channels can be Studied Directly in Fragmented Systems, but Generally Lack the TT Voltage Sensor.

Physiological Mechanism for Activation of the SR Calcium Release Channels in Muscle Fibers. Unitary Ca2+ Release Events: Ca2+ Sparks. Calcium Dependent Contractile Filament Activation. Relaxation. REFERENCES. Chapter Calcium triggers contraction by reaction with regulatory proteins that in the absence of calcium prevent interaction of actin and myosin.

Two different regulatory systems are found in different by: