Neuromuscular response to exercise

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Neuromuscular response to exercise
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Simple questions about Neuromuscular system.
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  1. Are there two types of filaments?
    Yes
  2. Are Nerve cells called neurones?
    Yes
  3. Are Muscle spindles another name for neurones?
    No, muscle spindles are sensorimotor organs.
  4. Are intrafusial cells bundled together by connective tissue?
    Yes
  5. Are two types of filaments called thin and thick filaments?
    Yes
  6. Ratio of motor neurones varies according to what?
    Type and function of a muscle.
  7. What is stretch reflex?
    Strech reflex is contraction activated by overstretching of a muscle. This is to prevent injury.
  8. What are motor units?
    Motor units are motor neurones with all the muscle fibres to which it is attached.
  9. What NMJ stands for?
    Neuromuscular junction
  10. What are axons?
    Axons are a long, slender projection of a nerve cell.
  11. Area between axon terminal and sarcolemma is called _______.
    Synaptic cleft
  12. Myoneural is another word for what?
    Neuromuscular junction
  13. How locations and means by which the motor neurones of the nervous system instruct the muscle cells of the muscular system to take actions?
    Neuromuscular junctions (NMJs)

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