Animation: Sliding filament theory

Watch or download our animation showing muscle contraction and the sliding filament theory

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About this resource

This resource was first published in ‘Exercise, Energy and Movement’ in January 2012 and reviewed and updated in August 2016.

Topics:
Cell biology, Physiology
Issues:
Exercise, Energy and Movement, Proteins
Education levels:
14–16, 16–19, Continuing professional development