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Studying the Extensor Digitorum Longus Muscle and Tibialis Anterior Muscle in Mice | Protocol (Video) | JoVE

DOI :

10.3791/50183-v

14:36 min

February 9th, 2013

February 9th, 2013

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1Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine, University of Missouri

Changes in limb muscle contractile and passive mechanical properties are important biomarkers for muscle diseases. This manuscript describes physiological assays to measure these properties in the murine extensor digitorum longus and tibialis anterior muscles.

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