Class: Intercalated_Disk

•owl:Thing
        •bfo:Entity
                •snap:Continuant
                        •snap:IndependentContinuant
                                •snap:Site
                                        •Cell_Cell_Contact_Zone
                                                •Intercalated_Disk

Super Classes

Cell_Cell_Contact_Zone

Annotations

birn_annot:curationStatusuncurated
definitionContact site between adjacent cells in cardiac muscle fibers. When observing tissue through a microscope, this is an identifying feature of cardiac muscle.It holds the myofibrils together and permits easy transfer of excitation (depolarization).
sao_IDsao1152983960
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