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all about the muscles

Epimysium Exterior collagen layer separates muscles from surroundi BG tissue
Perimysium Surround muscles fiber bundles contain blood vessel and nerve supply to fascicies
Endoysium Surrounds individual muscle cells
Tendon Inelastic cord of strong fibrous collagen tissue attaching a muscle to a bone
Muscle fibers
Myoblast Embryonic progenitor cell that differitiate to give rise to muscle cells
Sacrocoplasm The cytoplasm of striated muscle cells
Transverse tubuled Plasma membrane of skeletAL muscle and cardiac muscles cells
Action potential The change in electrical potential associated with the passage of an impulse along the membrane of a muscle cell or nerve cell
Myofilaments Filaments of myofibrils constructed from proteins
Thin filament A myofilament of the two types making up myofibrils that is about 5 nanometers
Thick filament A myofilament of one of the two types making up myofibrils that is 10 to 12
Sacroplasm The cytoplasm of a striated muscle fiber
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