A fine-structural study of the termination of intrafusal muscle fibres in the Chinese hamster

Abstract

The termination of intrafusal muscle fibres was studied in muscle spindles of the tenuissimus muscle of the Chinese hamster. Most nuclear chain fibres terminated within the spindle capsule. The nuclear bag- and nuclear chain fibres that extended beyond the limit of the spindle capsule terminated in the endomysial connective tissue of the adjacent extrafusal… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00218663

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