Difference between striped and unstriped muscles

Asked by Shank10 | 15th Aug, 2008, 02:29: PM

Expert Answer:

  Striped muscles Unstriped muscles
1 They shows striations Striations are absent here
2 Their cells are cylindrical Here, cells are spindle shaped
3 They are voluntary in function They are involuntary
4 Nucleus is peripheral in position in the cells. Nucleus is central in position.
5 They show fast and forceful contractions. They show slow contractions.

Answered by  | 15th Aug, 2008, 03:03: PM

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