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Term: slow muscle cell striated muscle thin filament
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: slow muscle cell
Synonyms: red muscle cell, slow muscle fiber
Definition: A muscle cell that is small, darkly colored, with high lipid and mitochondrial content.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009116]
Name: striated muscle thin filament
Definition: Filaments formed of actin and associated proteins; attached to Z discs at either end of sarcomeres in myofibrils.
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component [GO:0005865]   QuickGO   AmiGO