smooth muscle structure
no striations, cells are tapered at each end, one nucleus per cell
smooth muscle function
movement in hollow organs
smooth muscle location
cardiac muscle structure
striated, one nucleus per cell, branched ends
cardiac muscle function
movement/contraction of the heart
cardiac muscle location
skeletal muscle structure
striated, multiple nuclei per cell, very long cylindrical shape
skeletal muscle location
attached to bones
skeletal muscle function
nervous tissue structure
long extension from the main body of the cell, one nucleus per cell, dendrites
nervous tissue function
nervous tissue location
central nervous system and peripheral nervous system
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