minimyosin


minimyosin
Form of myosin isolated from Acanthamoeba ; only 180 kD, but capable of binding to actin.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • minimyosin — A protein similar to myosin in having a globular actin binding domain and a short tail that can bind to membranes but lacking a long α helical tail; believed to have a role in filopodium extension in the growth cone of neurons …   Medical dictionary


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