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An intercellular junction that transmits contractile forces in cardiac muscles
In anatomy Fascia Adherens are ribbon like structures that stabilizes non-epithelial tissue. They are similar in function to the Zonula Adherens or Adherens junction of epithelial cells. It's a broad intercellular junction in the transversal sections of an intercalated disk of cardiac muscle anchoring actin filaments. It helps to transmit contractile forces.
The numerical value of fascia adherens in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of fascia adherens in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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