(Q127006)

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muscle contraction

process in which force is generated within muscle tissue, resulting in a change in muscle geometry. Force generation involves a chemo-mechanical energy conversion step that is carried out by the actin/myosin complex activity, which generates force

  • GO:0006936
  • muscular contraction
  • contraction

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svalové kontrakce
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Muscle Contraction
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muscle-contraction
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contractile-proteins
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