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the cytoplasm of a striated muscle fiber

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The result is an electrochemical gradient where the mitochondrial matrix elements are released into the sarcoplasm.
Cluster Dextrin contributes to accelerated muscle building, because carbs help in the development of sarcoplasm, the cytoplasm of striated muscle fiber.
The muscle tissue is composed of muscle fibres with plenty of water and inorganic salts in the sarcoplasm.
In normal muscle fibers, the sarcoplasm between myofibrils makes an important contribution to the radial dimensions of muscle fibers.
9) This potentiates the release of calcium ions from the sarcoplasmic reticulum into the sarcoplasm.
70% of the water of the flesh is thought to be located in the myofibrils, 20% in the sarcoplasm and 10% in the connective tissue [17].
Phospholipase A 2 could release the long chain unsaturated fatty acids from mitochondria and influence the stability of mitochondria and the leakage of Ca 2+ from sarcoplasm (Cheah et al.
However, both [alpha]L251T- and [epsilon]L269F-transgenics had numerous endplates displaying marked ultrastructural changes such as collections of membrane-bound structures which in some cases filled the junctional sarcoplasm and that seemed as to arise from dilated sarcoplasmic reticulum.
Muscle cells use the root "sarco" to make sarcolemma, sarcoplasm, sarcoplasmic reticulum, and the sarcomere, just like Batman has the batcave, the batmobile, and the batcopter.
129) Normal muscle contraction and relaxation are energy-dependent processes that require the activities of a sodium-potassium ATPase on the sarcolemma (a calcium-dependent ATPase in the sarcoplasmic reticulum) and a magnesium-dependent ATPase in the sarcoplasm.
The 20E increased the myonuclear number in proportion to the fiber growth, therefore maintained the size of the myonuclear domains (the sarcoplasm volume around the myonuclei).