PyOpenWorm.muscle module

class PyOpenWorm.muscle.Muscle(name=None, lineageName=None, **kwargs)[source]

Bases: PyOpenWorm.cell.Cell

A single muscle cell.

See what neurons innervate a muscle:

Example:

>>> mdr21 = Muscle('MDR21')
>>> innervates_mdr21 = mdr21.innervatedBy()
>>> len(innervates_mdr21)
4
Attributes:
neurons : ObjectProperty

Neurons synapsing with this muscle

receptors : DatatypeProperty
innervatedBy

Neurons synapsing with this muscle

neurons

Alias to innervatedBy

receptors

Receptor types expressed by this type of muscle