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OBO ID: GO:0031430
Term Name: M band Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • M disc
  • M line
  • mesophragma
  • midline
Definition: The midline of aligned thick filaments in a sarcomere; location of specific proteins that link thick filaments. Depending on muscle type the M band consists of different numbers of M lines. (2)
References:
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component   QuickGO   AmiGO
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