A band

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A band (plural A bands)

  1. (anatomy) A strip of proteins, in the myofibril, that stains dark.[1][2]


  1. ^ * Lesley Brown, editor-in-chief; William R. Trumble and Angus Stevenson, editors (2002), “A band”, in The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles, 5th edition, Oxford; New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, page 1.
  2. ^ Thomas, Clayton L., editor (1940) Taber's Encyclopedic Medical Dictionary, 5th edition, Philadelphia, PA: F. A. Davis Company, published 1993, →ISBN, page 1