Term: skeletal muscle mitochondrial matrix
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Name: skeletal muscle
Definition: Muscle, composed of long cylindrical, multinucleated cells that attaches to the skeleton via tendons.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0005277]
Name: mitochondrial matrix
Synonyms: mitochondrial lumen, mitochondrial stroma
Definition: The gel-like material, with considerable fine structure, that lies in the matrix space, or lumen, of a mitochondrion. It contains the enzymes of the tricarboxylic acid cycle and, in some organisms, the enzymes concerned with fatty acid oxidation.
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component [GO:0005759]   QuickGO   AmiGO