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Cecie Starr + 3 others
ISBN: 9781305269842

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MindTap Biology, 1 term (6 months)...

14th Edition
Cecie Starr + 3 others
ISBN: 9781305269842

Textbook Problem

The __________ is the basic unit of contraction.

  • a. osteoblast
  • b. sarcomere
  • c. twitch
  • d. myosin filament

Summary Introduction

Introduction: The skeletal muscles are the voluntary muscles that help in the movement of bones and other structures. The sliding-filament model explains about the muscle contraction with the help of the proteins such as actin and myosin.

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