6 - a Lateral Sacs - enlarged regions of the sarcoplasmic...

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Sheet1 Page 1 Lecture 16: Muscle Physiology Reading: chapter 8, section: skeletal muscle, pgs 259-269 (pgs 263-273, if using 5th edition) Review of the Neuromuscular Junction (NMJ) Structures involved in conducting signals from the NMJ to the interior of the muscle cell Transverse Tubule - invagination of the plasma membrane at each sarcomere (Figure 8-10). Sarcoplasmic Reticulum - modified endoplasmic reticulum composed of a fine network of interconnected tubules into which C
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Unformatted text preview: a Lateral Sacs - enlarged regions of the sarcoplasmic reticulum that come into close contact with the transverse tubules. Foot Proteins - proteins that span the gap between the lateral sacs and the transverse tubules and mediate a change in perm e Dihydropyridine Receptor - receptor proteins in the transverse tubule membrane that come into contact with the foot proteins. T...
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This note was uploaded on 10/29/2009 for the course NPB NPB 101 taught by Professor Weidner/wingfield during the Fall '08 term at UC Davis.

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