Related to the Muscular System Sliding Filament Theory, what molecule must bind to the cross bridge in order for it to disconnect with actin?

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Jul 21, 2017

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#"ATP"#

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#"ATP"# plays a key role in allowing the detachment of the myosin-actin linkage.

Once detached, #"ATP"# is hydrolyzed into #"P"_"i" + "ADP"# which allows the myosin head to recock back into its high-energy position for a whole new cycle.

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