Chapter 11 Muscle Tissue

Chapter 11 Muscle Tissue - Chapter 11 Muscle Tissue Intro...

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Chapter 11 Muscle Tissue Intro to muscle 1) 2) cells capable of __________ and ___________________ chemical energy of ATP into _____________________ energy 3) muscle types 4) physiology of muscle Universal characteristics 1) responsiveness 2) conductivity 3) contractility 4) extensibility 5) elasticity Skeletal Muscle - - - - Connective tissue parts Found between muscle fiber and bone or other attachment Not excitable or contractable Series elastic components Muscle fiber terms -modified cell Sarcolemma Myofibrils Sarcoplasm
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Mitochondria Sarcoplasmic reticulum Muscle fibers Multiple flattened nuclei against inside of plasma membrane unfused satellite cells nearby can multiply to produce a small number of new myofibers Sarcolemma has tunnel-like infoldings or __________________ that penetrate the cell carry electric current to cell interior Sarcoplasm is filled with myofibrils (bundles of parallel protein microfilaments called myofilaments)
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