actin (Crossword)

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• One of the protein components into which actomyosin can be split
• Summary One of two proteins involved in muscle contraction
• (ak´tin) a muscle protein localized in the I band of myofibrils
• Actin is a globular multi-functional protein that forms microfilaments
• A vital protein component of muscle, one of the proteins responsible for muscle contraction
• Protein that is an important contributor to the contractile property of muscle and other cells
• (ak;tin) A protein in muscle fibers that together with myosin is responsible for contraction
• A globulin that is present in muscle plasma and that in connection with myosin plays an important role in muscle contraction

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