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Term: skeletal muscle myofilament
Note: This page represents a term created by the combination ("post-composition") of two ontology terms. For more information on the individual terms, click the hyperlinked name.
Name: skeletal muscle
Definition: Muscle, composed of long cylindrical, multinucleated cells that attaches to the skeleton via tendons.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0005277]
Name: myofilament
Synonyms: striated muscle filament
Definition: Any of the smallest contractile units of a myofibril (striated muscle fiber).
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component [GO:0036379]   QuickGO   AmiGO