9. Muscle Diversity Practice Problems

How does the mitochondrial content vary among muscle

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Unformatted text preview: ow does the mitochondrial content vary among muscle types and species? (2 marks) red muscles exclusively use mitochondria for ATP production so that there is a slower but sustained ATP production (aerobic respiration) 3. Asynchronous insect flight muscle is unusual in that a single neural signal can cause multiple muscle contractions. Explain what happens in a muscle cell of this type to allow for this unusual activity. (3 marks) aynchronous muscle is caused by not synchronized contraction with EC coupling. st...
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This note was uploaded on 01/22/2014 for the course BIOL 361 taught by Professor Dougaltshuler during the Fall '13 term at University of British Columbia.

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