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Muscle Plasticity: Energy Demand and Supply Processes

Handbook of Physiology, Exercise: Regulation and Integration of Multiple Systems

  1. Frank W. Booth1,
  2. Kenneth M. Baldwin2

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp120124

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Booth, F. W. and Baldwin, K. M. 2011. Muscle Plasticity: Energy Demand and Supply Processes. Comprehensive Physiology. 1075–1123.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Integrative Biology, University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Texas

  2. 2

    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Goals and Fundamental Concepts
    • 1.1
      The Concept of Plasticity
    • 1.2
      The Concept of Protein Isoforms
    • 1.3
      The Concept of Protein Turnover
  • 2
    Organization of Muscle Cells into Functional Units Based on Patterns of Protein Expression
    • 2.1
      Cellular Processes Involved in Contraction and Relaxation: Role of Cross-Bridge and Calcium Cycling Isoforms
    • 2.2
      Cellular Processes Involving Oxidative Metabolism
    • 2.3
      Cellular Processes Involving Anaerobic Metabolism and High-Energy Phosphate Buffering
    • 2.4
      Interrelationships in Cellular Processes
  • 3
    Organelle Plasticity in Response to Interventions
    • 3.1
      Contractile Machinery
    • 3.2
      Mitochondria and Substrate Provision (Oxidative Processes)
    • 3.3
      Glycogenolytic Activity and Glucose Transport for Anaerobic Processes
    • 3.4
      Fatty Acid Transfer and Oxidation
    • 3.5
      Fiber-Type Plasticity
  • 4
    Regulatory Factors
    • 4.1
      External to the Muscle
    • 4.2
      Internal to Muscle
  • 5
    Cunical Significance of Muscle Plasticity
  • 6
    Summary