soleus muscle


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Noun1.soleus muscle - a broad flat muscle in the calf of the leg under the gastrocnemius muscle
skeletal muscle, striated muscle - a muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton; a muscle that is characterized by transverse stripes
calf, sura - the muscular back part of the shank
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He has been diagnosed with a muscular tear of the left soleus muscle," Real Madrid said in a statement, adding that"his recovery will continue to be assessed.
After 4 h of incubation with myostatin, no difference was detected in soleus muscle and a ~20% decrease in protein synthesis was seen in EDL muscle and C2C12 cells (Figure 2B).
It further passes deep to gastrocnemius and soleus muscles, and then anterior to the arch of soleus muscle with the popliteal artery.
Chen CNJ, Brown-Borg HM, Rakoczy SG, Ferrington DA, Thompson LV Aging impairs the expression of the catalytic subunit of glutamate cysteine ligase in soleus muscle under stress.
Based on this assumption, the question for this study is that "Can resistance exercise alter irisin levels and the expression of FNDC5 gene in the soleus muscle tissues and the UCP1 gene in the abdominal subcutaneous white adipose tissues of Sprague Dawley male rats?
The soleus muscle contains two heads, one that originates on the posterior aspect of the tibia, and the other which originates on the posterior aspect of the fibula.
To collect the soleus muscle, mice were sacrificed by decapitation 20 min after i.
The injured leg is positioned freely with knee flexed 90o over the edge of operating table to relax the gastroc soleus muscle (Fig.
In this study, it has been hypothesized that the soleus muscle will show no significant changes in strength and hypertrophy in response to NMES and BFR training.
mRNA levels were determined by qPCR and were expressed relative to soleus muscle.
The MRI reported very generally "gastrocnemius and soleus muscle strain with presence of fluid between the two muscles.