Miller M, Dambacher C, Knowles A, Braddock J, Farman G, Irving T, et al. Alternative S2 hinge regions of the myosin rod affect myofibrillar structure and myosin kinetics. Biophys J. 2009;96:4132-43 pubmed publisher
..Our results indicate that this hinge region plays an important role in determining myosin kinetics and in regulating thick and thin filament lengths as well as sarcomere length. ..
Miller M, Farman G, Braddock J, Soto Adames F, Irving T, Vigoreaux J, et al. Regulatory light chain phosphorylation and N-terminal extension increase cross-bridge binding and power output in Drosophila at in vivo myofilament lattice spacing. Biophys J. 2011;100:1737-46 pubmed publisher
Straight C, Ades P, Toth M, Miller M. Age-related reduction in single muscle fiber calcium sensitivity is associated with decreased muscle power in men and women. Exp Gerontol. 2018;102:84-92 pubmed publisher
..Our findings show that aging attenuates Ca2+ responsiveness across fiber types and that these cellular alterations may lead to age-related reductions in whole muscle power output. ..