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Do novel gravitational environments alter the grip-force/load-force coupling at the fingertips?

Bibliographic reference White, Olivier ; McIntyre, Joseph ; Augurelle, Anne-Sophie ; Thonnard, Jean-Louis. Do novel gravitational environments alter the grip-force/load-force coupling at the fingertips?. In: Experimental brain research. Experimentelle Hirnforschung. Expérimentation cérébrale, Vol. 163, no. 3, p. 324-34 (2005)
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