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Actins

Known as: Actin, Actins [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A globular subunit of microfilaments, highly conserved Actin is one of the most abundant proteins in eukaryotic cells. Monomeric actin, a slow ATPase… 
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Actin is the most abundant protein in most eukaryotic cells. It is highly conserved and participates in more protein-protein… 
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Spatial and functional organization of cells in tissues is determined by cell-cell adhesion, thought to be initiated through… 
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The actin cytoskeleton is a complex structure that performs a wide range of cellular functions. In 2001, significant advances… 
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Dendritic spines have been proposed as primary sites of synaptic plasticity in the brain. Consistent with this hypothesis, spines… 
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Cell division, cell motility and the formation and maintenance of specialized structures in differentiated cells depend directly… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Actin-binding proteins of the actin depolymerizing factor (ADF)/cofilin family are thought to control actin-based motile… 
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Muscle contraction consists of a cyclical interaction between myosin and actin driven by the concomitant hydrolysis of adenosine… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The F-actin filament has been constructed from the atomic structure of the actin monomer to fit the observed X-ray fibre diagram… 
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
  • T. Pollard
  • The Journal of cell biology
  • 1986
  • Corpus ID: 1925758
I measured the rate of elongation at the barbed and pointed ends of actin filaments by electron microscopy with Limulus sperm… 
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Abstract Actin purified by a new, simple, and rapid purification procedure activated the ATPase activity of both heavy meromyosin…