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The body contains three types of muscle tissue: (a) skeletal muscle, (b) smooth muscle, and (c) cardiac muscle. (Same magnification)

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Let's get this straight. Babies are not "blobs of tissue." #prolife #abortion

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SMOOTH MUSCLE (400X) is non-striated, and the individual muscle fibers are very thin and spindle-shaped. The nucleus of each muscle cell is visible here as elongated purple structures.

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Week 3. No bones about it; your bones can’t do much without muscles to move them. You have three major types of muscle tissue known as skeletal, smooth, and cardiac muscle. Learn about all 11 organ systems with the Amoeba Sisters! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nnjmrrQ6xOs, w3

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Skeletal muscle is responsible for all voluntary movements, such as running . Also involved in involuntary actions, such as breathing, shivering and maintaining posture. Cardiac muscle is responsible for the beating action of the heart. Smooth muscle creates the movement in many hollow internal organs, such as the gut, bladder, and blood vessels, and is under the control of the autonomic nervous system. All 3 muscle types use the same sliding filament mechanism. (6/18/2013) Anatomy…

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Le colloque D’un territoire l’autre, dirigé par Éric Vandecasteele et Claude Courtecuisse dans le cadre du CIEREC (Centre Interdisciplinaire d’Études et de Recherches sur l’Expression Contemporaine) de l’Université Jean Monnet de Saint-Étienne, s’est déroulé les 13 et 14 décembre 2012 à la bibliothèque de Lyon. Les actes du colloque seront publiés prochainement par les Presses Universitaires …

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