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Muscle cell

muscle cell

(Science: cell biology, pathology) cell of muscle tissue, in striated (skeletal) muscle it comprises a syncytium formed by the fusion of embryonic myoblasts, in cardiac muscle a cell linked to the others by specialise d junctional complexes (intercalated discs), in smooth muscle a single cell with large amounts of actin and myosin capable of contracting to a small fraction of its resting length.


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Answer this question. Coming from my module drills.

... Drill Reviewer and the question goes something like this: Which type of cell would probably provide the best opportunity to study lysosomes? A. Leaf Cell of a Plant B. Nerve Cell C. Muscle Cell D. Phagocytes white blood cells Please provide the correct answer with ...

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by jmpangelo
Tue Feb 19, 2013 6:34 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Answer this question. Coming from my module drills.
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cell specific markers

what kind of cells you mean? Like distinguish between plants and animals or distinguish horse from dog or cat or distinguish neuron from muscle cell etc.?

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by JackBean
Sat Feb 16, 2013 9:50 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: cell specific markers
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Re: Re:

... as chemical (DDT, CCL4), radiation, ionizing etc. It mutate the DNA in cell. If only a single is mutated, it can be replicated as usual in mitosis. ... actively divide in adult humans at all, these include e.g. neurons and muscle cells. Both irradiation and chemotherapy disrupt the cell cycle and ...

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by Ahsmeah
Tue Feb 05, 2013 10:10 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Cancer = Mutation: Stopping Mutation Would Cure Cancer?
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Views: 10515

Re: Re:

... as chemical (DDT, CCL4), radiation, ionizing etc. It mutate the DNA in cell. If only a single is mutated, it can be replicated as usual in mitosis. ... actively divide in adult humans at all, these include e.g. neurons and muscle cells. Both irradiation and chemotherapy disrupt the cell cycle and ...

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by biohazard
Tue Feb 05, 2013 1:23 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Cancer = Mutation: Stopping Mutation Would Cure Cancer?
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Why do cells age?

... of the DNA that are added at the tips of chromosomes, and as a cell is passing through its division cycle, the DNA is replicated and the ... which die will progress to show some aging symptoms. Take a skeletal muscle tissue for example, it doesn't regenerate and as its cells die by ...

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by Hasansalhi
Fri Jun 22, 2012 6:16 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Why do cells age?
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