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Unformatted text preview: --Short branched cells with striations--one central nuclei per cell--Pumping of blood by cardiac (heart) muscle Muscle Tissue--Are small and tapered--Can divide and regenerate--Short fusiform cells; nonstriated with only one central nucleus--sheets of muscle in viscera; iris; hair follicles & sphincters --swallowing, GI tract functions, labor contractions, control of airflow, erection of hairs & control of pupil...
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- Spring '09
- skeletal muscle cells