Term: myocardium myofibril
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: myocardium
Synonyms: cardiac muscle, heart muscle
Definition:
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001319]
Name: myofibril
Synonyms: striated muscle fiber, striated muscle fibre
Definition: The contractile element of skeletal and cardiac muscle; a long, highly organized bundle of actin, myosin, and other proteins that contracts by a sliding filament mechanism.
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component [GO:0030016]   QuickGO   AmiGO