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Table 2 Parameters used to model sub-cellular morphology

From: Modeling CICR in rat ventricular myocytes: voltage clamp studies

Parameter Definition Value References
N dyad Number of dyadic units 10000 [8]
V myo Myoplasmic volume 5.3581 × 10-2 nL [16]
V LSR Longitudinal SR volume 1.1776 × 10-3 nL [16]*
N d y a d V j S R Total junctional SR volume 1.104 × 10-4 nL [16]*
Δr Step size in the 'r' direction 10 nm Numerical solution
d Diameter of the cylindrical cleft space in the 'r' direction 400 nm [119, 8, 120, 121, 6]
Δz Step size in the 'z' direction 0.76 nm Numerical solution
h Length of the cylindrical cleft space in the 'z' direction 15.2 nm [119, 8, 120, 121, 6]
V cleft Volume of a unit dyadic space 1.91 × 10-9 nL --
  1. Table 2: Parameters used to model sub-cellular morphology. Adopted (*), derived (†) or estimated (‡) from the cited sources.