Muscles: Topic 4

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Muscles: Topic 4
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  1. Muscles shorten when the thin(actin) and thick(myosin) filaments slide past each other, pulling on the muscle ends
    Sliding Filament Model
  2. Response that occurs completely or not at all, such as a neuron generating an action potential in response to a stimulus of threshold strength
    All-Or-None Response
  3. The bond between the globular head of a myosin molecule and actin filament, repeatedly formed during muscle contraction to draw it into a band of sarcomere
    Cross-Bridges
  4. Process of converting an electrical stimulus to a mechanical response
    Excitation Contraction
  5. Decline in ability of a muscle to generate force
    Muscle Fatigue
  6. Enzyme that transfers the energy stored in terminal phosphate bonds of ATP molecules
    ATPase
  7. Enzyme that catalyzes breakdown of acetylcholine
    Acetylcholinesterase

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