Muscle

T.311 Skeletal muscle stained with iron haematoxylin to show more detail in the striations. Note the appearance of the individual myofibrils where they are broken away from the muscle fibre.

 

Q What is the average width of a myofibril?

Q What is the average length of a sarcomere?

Q With the help of the previous answer can you estimate the magnification of this image?

 

 

 

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