Lecture 17 Muscle 3

Only in other animals smooth muscle not striated

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Unformatted text preview: als Smooth Muscle . Not Striated Smooth muscle structural characteristics 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 8) 9) Excitation-contraction coupling Excitation/Contraction Coupling Two Functionally Distinct Types of Smooth Muscle: Multi-unit smooth muscle (neurogenic) Examples: Single-unit smooth muscle pacemaker activity Examples: functional syncytium Pacemaker Potential Slow Wave Potential Important Points: 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 8) calmodulin myosin kinase Cardiac Muscle 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) 6) 7) 8) 9)...
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This note was uploaded on 03/21/2014 for the course NPB 101 taught by Professor Fuller,charles/goldberg,jack during the Spring '08 term at UC Davis.

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