Sarcoplasmic reticulum

What is Sarcoplasmic reticulum?

Sarcoplasmic reticulum meaning in Animal Science terminology / glossary / dictionary is:
A specialized form of endoplasmic reticulum in myofibers. This membrane system surrounding myofibrils is responsible for storing, releasing, and resequestering calcium in response to an action potential.


reference: Animal Science. Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources