The flagellar apparatus ofDunaliella: Isolation of basal body-flagellar root complex

@article{Marano2005TheFA,
  title={The flagellar apparatus ofDunaliella: Isolation of basal body-flagellar root complex},
  author={Francelyne Marano and Ang{\'e}lica Santa-Maria and Sushila Krishnawamy},
  journal={Protoplasma},
  year={2005},
  volume={127},
  pages={82-92}
}
SummaryInDunaliella bioculata, a biflagellate wall-less unicellular alga, the cytoskeleton is organized around the two basal bodies. Each basal body is associated with two dissymetric flagellar roots and numerous micro tubules which constitue a regular frame around the cell. We isolated the basal body-flagellar-root apparatus and studied its ultrastructure after negative staining. The two different flagellar roots are formed of microtubules and bundles of twisted filaments 3,5–4 nm in diameter… 
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