acumentin


acumentin
Protein (65 kD) originally thought to cap pointed end of microfilaments, isolated from vertebrate macrophages.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • acumentin — A neutrophil and macrophage motility protein that links to the actin molecule to control filament length …   Medical dictionary

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  • plastin — Microfilament bundling protein from mammalian cells very similar to fimbrin with two actin binding domains. Two forms, l plastin (627 residues, may be identical to acumentin) from leucocytes and t plastin (630 residues). See p65 …   Dictionary of molecular biology


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