Two new tubulins differ in a split decision

  title={Two new tubulins differ in a split decision},
  author={Elmar Schiebel},
  journal={Nature Cell Biology},
or a long time, a fundamental tenet of research into microtubules was that the tubulin superfamily does not extend beyond α-tubulin and β-tubulin, the subunits that form the wall of the microtubule cylinder. This dogma was extinguished with the discovery of γ-tubulin, which is not a component of microtubules and is instead found in the cytoplasm and in… CONTINUE READING