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Isotonic Contraction

"Isotonic Contraction" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Muscle contraction with negligible change in the force of contraction but shortening of the distance between the origin and insertion.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Isotonic Contraction" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Isotonic Contraction" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 4 publications over 4 distinct years, with a maximum of 1 publications in 1997 and 1998 and 2000 and 2006
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.