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  • These calcium ions then interact with muscle proteins within the cell, causing the proteins (actin and myosin) to slide past one another.
  • Recapture of calcium and unlinking of actin and myosin allow the muscle fiber to relax.
  • The energy is used to recapture calcium and to unlink actin and myosin.
  • Fibrin, produced from fibrinogen by a ferment, is a jelly-like substance, coagulable by heat, alcohol, &c. The muscle-albumins include " myosin " or paramyosinogen, a globulin, which by coagulation induces rigor mortis, and the closely related " myosinogen " or myogen; myoglobulin and myoalbumin are also found in muscles.