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Thick Myofilament:  Myosin (5 characteristics)
Resemble bundles of minute golf clubs

2 subunits twisted around each other; each with tail and head

Tail points toward M line

Head projects outward toward nearest thin filament

Myosin head interacts with exposed attachment sites on thin filament during contraction:  cross-bridge:  fx as hinge, lets head pivot at base
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Author: Rozen
Main topic: Biology
Topic: Muscle Tissue
Published: 09.05.2010




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