Muscles Mind map

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  • Muscles
    • Sarcomeres
      • myofilaments
        • Actin
          • Troponin
          • Tropomyosin
          • Untitled
          • G Actin
        • Myosin
      • Zones
        • H zone
        • A band
        • I band
        • Z line
    • Contraction
      • Calcium Ions
        • From sarcoplasmic reticulum
        • Bind to troponin
      • ATP
        • Required to break cross bridges
      • Cross bridges
        • Between actin and myosis
      • Power stroke
        • Caused by myosin heads bending
        • Untitled
    • Gross structure
      • Sarcomere
        • Units with a myofibril
        • Contains myofilaments
      • Sarcoplasm
      • Sarcolemma
        • Surrounding membrane
        • involved in transmission of action potential
      • Sarcoplasmic reticulum
        • Releases and takes in calcium ions
    • Types
      • Involuntary
        • Smooth
        • Autonomic nervous system
        • Slow contraction
      • Voluntary
        • Striated
        • Skeletal
      • Cardiac
        • Myogenic
        • Untitled
        • Powerful without fatigue

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