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Problem: True or False. The less extensive distribution of T-tubules contributes to the more delayed onset and prolonged contraction of cardiac muscle tissue compared to skeletal muscle tissue.

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T-Tubules: extensions of the cell membrane that penetrate into the centre of skeletal and cardiac muscle cells

: permit rapid transmission of the action potential into the cell

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True or False. The less extensive distribution of T-tubules contributes to the more delayed onset and prolonged contraction of cardiac muscle tissue compared to skeletal muscle tissue.

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