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Stress fibers

Introduction: Stress fibers

Description of Stress fibers

Stress fibers: Bundles of actin filaments (MICROFILAMENTS) and myosin-II that span across the cell attaching to the cell membrane at FOCAL ADHESIONS and to the network of INTERMEDIATE FILAMENTS that surrounds the nucleus.
Source: MeSH 2007

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