striated muscle cell

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Noun1.striated muscle cell - an elongated contractile cell in striated muscle tissuestriated muscle cell - an elongated contractile cell in striated muscle tissue
skeletal muscle, striated muscle - a muscle that is connected at either or both ends to a bone and so move parts of the skeleton; a muscle that is characterized by transverse stripes
muscle cell, muscle fiber, muscle fibre - an elongated contractile cell that forms the muscles of the body
myofibril, myofibrilla, sarcostyle - one of many contractile filaments that make up a striated muscle fiber
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Polymorphic forms of troponin T and troponin C and their localization in striated muscle cell types.
Final diagnosis on the basis of histopathologic and immunohistochemical results was a malignant mesenchymoma with differentiation into striated muscle cells, osteoblasts, and adipocytes in the pectoral muscle with metastasis to the adrenal gland.
An increase in TNF-[alpha] could lead to a reduction in myoneme protein synthesis and promote the decomposition of striated muscle cells by regulating transcriptional factors.