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

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