Adaptive properties of the tendon

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Principal Investigators
Arampatzis, Adamantios Prof. Dr. (Details) (Trainings and Movement Sciences)

Duration of Project
Start date: 01/2007
End date: 12/2009

Arampatzis, A.; Karamanidis, K.; Mademli, L.; Albracht K. (2009): Plasticity of the human tendon to short and long term mechanical loading. Exercise and Sport Sciences Reviews 37: 66-72. Arampatzis, A., Karamanidis, K., & Albracht, K. (2007). Adaptational responses of the human Achilles tendon by modulation of the applied cyclic strain magnitude. The Journal of Experimental Biology, 210(Pt 15), 2743-2753.

Arampatzis, A., Peper, A., Bierbaum, S., & Albracht, K. (2010). Plasticity of human Achilles tendon mechanical and morphological properties in response to cyclic strain. Journal of Biomechanics, 43(16), 3073-3079.

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