Term Information [More information on T-tubule]

Accession
GO:0030315
Name
T-tubule
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
transverse tubule, triad
Definition
Invagination of the plasma membrane of a muscle cell that extends inward from the cell surface around each myofibril. The ends of T-tubules make contact with the sarcoplasmic reticulum membrane. Source: GOC:mtg_muscle, ISBN:0815316194
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0030315 at QuickGO
Subset
None
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Ancestors of T-tubule (GO:0030315)
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T-tubule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular_component (GO:0005575)
T-tubule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell (GO:0005623)
T-tubule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell part (GO:0044464)
T-tubule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell periphery (GO:0071944)
T-tubule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) membrane (GO:0016020)
T-tubule [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) membrane part (GO:0044425)
T-tubule [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) plasma membrane (GO:0005886)
T-tubule [is_a relation] is_a  plasma membrane part (GO:0044459)
T-tubule [part_of relation] part_of  sarcolemma (GO:0042383)
Children of T-tubule (GO:0030315)
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L-type voltage-gated calcium channel complex (GO:1990454) [part_of relation] part_of  T-tubule
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T-tubule