Role of titin in skeletal muscle function and disease

Henk Granzier, Coen A.C. Ottenheijm

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This review covers recent developments in the titin field. Most recent reviews have discussed titin's role in cardiac function: here we will mainly focus on skeletal muscle, and discuss recent advances in the understanding of titin's role in skeletal muscle function and disease.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationMuscle Biophysics
Subtitle of host publicationFrom Molecules to Cells
EditorsDilson Rassier
Number of pages18
StatePublished - 2010

Publication series

NameAdvances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
ISSN (Print)0065-2598


  • PEVK
  • Sarcomere
  • Single molecule
  • Striated muscle
  • Titin isoforms

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology


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