Energy for contraction

Energy for contraction - D. ATP energy short term (several...

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Energy for contraction: A. Energy is needed for m. contraction 1) mechanical energy making bridges 2) breaking bridges 3) return Ca+ to sacroplasmic reticulum B. ATP energy made in mitochondria uses sugar molecules (glucose) to release energy C. Glucose gotten from glycogen which is stored in muscle and liver
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Unformatted text preview: D. ATP energy short term (several minutes) E. High energy is supplied by creatine phosphate, stored in muscles; break down of creatine phosphate is used to replenish ATP energy F. Longer term energy fat molecules are broken down from outside the muscle cells...
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This note was uploaded on 09/27/2011 for the course BIOLOGY BSC1085 taught by Professor Harris during the Spring '11 term at Broward College.

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