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Term:
skeletal muscle fiber adaptation (GO:0043503)
Annotations: Rat: (4) Mouse: (4) Human: (4) Chinchilla: (4) Bonobo: (4) Dog: (4) Squirrel: (4) Pig: (4)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cellular pigment accumulation +   
cellular response to biotic stimulus +   
cellular response to cell wall damage 
cellular response to chemical stimulus +   
cellular response to differentiation-inducing factor 2 
cellular response to environmental stimulus +   
cellular response to extracellular stimulus +   
cellular response to lipoprotein particle stimulus +   
cellular response to stress +   
positive regulation of glutamate neurotransmitter secretion in response to membrane depolarization  
regulation of skeletal muscle adaptation +   
signal transduction +   
skeletal muscle atrophy  
skeletal muscle fiber adaptation  
Any process in which the skeletal muscle fibers change their phenotypic profiles in response to altered functional demands and a variety of signals. Muscle fibers are formed by the maturation of myotubes. They can be classed as slow, intermediate/fast or fast.
skeletal muscle hypertrophy +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: skeletal muscle fibre plasticity ;   skeletal myofiber plasticity ;   skeletal myofibre plasticity
Related Synonyms: skeletal muscle fiber plasticity
Definition Sources: GOC:mtg_muscle, PMID:11181628, PMID:11449884, PMID:12605307

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