Accession Number : AD0714636

Title :   Macromolecular Basis of Muscle Contraction.

Descriptive Note : Final scientific rept. 1 Jul 69-31 Jul 70,

Corporate Author : OXFORD UNIV (ENGLAND) DEPT OF ZOOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Thorson,John

Report Date : 31 AUG 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : A summary is given of experimental and theoretical studies of the mechanism of contraction of insect fibrillar flight muscle.

Descriptors :   (*MUSCLES, CONTRACTION), INSECTS, FLIGHT, DYNAMICS, PHYSIOLOGY, PHOSPHATES

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE