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MUSCULAR TISSUE(Contracts)Muscular tissues are contractile tissues responsible for movement. The muscle cells called muscle fibersthat make up muscle tissues contain myosin and actin, proteins involved in muscle contraction.Three types of muscular tissues:1.Skeletal Muscle TissueDescription: Long, cylindrical, multinucleate cells; obvious striations.Functions: Voluntary movement; locomotion; manipulation of the environment; facial expression;voluntary control.Location: in skeletal muscles attached to bones or occasionaly to skin.2.Cardiac Muscle Tissue
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Watkins
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