The Muscle Physiology Laboratory (MPL) is a Research Lab in the Department of Kinesiology (College of Health & Social Sciences) at San Francisco State University. The MPL houses a Cellular Imaging & Analysis Station (Gym 139), Tissue Preparation Station (Gym 111), and human performance testing & training equipment in our Exercise Physiology Laboratory (Gym 111) and Strength & Conditioning Laboratory (Gym 148), allowing us to investigate physiology from the whole-body to molecular level.