Myocyte

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Medical Definition of Myocyte

Myocyte: A muscle cell. From myo-, muscle + -cyte, cell = muscle cell.

"Remaining young at heart is a desirable but elusive goal. Unbeknown to us, however, myocyte regeneration may accomplish just that." (Nature 415, 240, 2003)


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Reviewed on 6/9/2016

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