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Which cell type helps to repair injured muscle fibers?
During which phase of a twitch in a muscle fiber is tension the greatest?
Smooth muscles differ from skeletal and cardiac muscles in that they ________.
What aspect of creatine phosphate allows it to supply energy to muscles?
The cell membrane of a muscle fiber is called ________.
Which of the following statements describes smooth muscle cells?
They are resistant to fatigue.
Which element is important in directly triggering contraction?
A sprinter would experience muscle fatigue sooner than a marathon runner due to ________.
anaerobic metabolism in the muscles of the sprinter
From which embryonic cell type does muscle tissue develop?
According to the sliding filament model, binding sites on actin open when ________.
calcium ion levels rise
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tissues / membranes