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Sarcolemma, sarcoplasm and sarcoplasmic reticulum refer to a particular type of cell in our body. Which is this cell and to what parts of that cell do these names refer to?

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These names refer to the muscle cells or muscle fibres. They are lined by a plasma membrane, which is known as sarcolemma, which encloses the sarcoplasm. The sarcoplasmic reticulum refers to the endoplasmic reticulum of the muscle cells, which acts as a storehouse for calcium ions.


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