Anatomy

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Skeletal muscle cell are long and do not branch. Why is this the best structure for this type of muscle?
Why does having many long, branched dendrites and axons beneficial for nervous tissue?
How does muscle generate heat?
How are intercalated disks beneficial to the function of the heart?

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