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Filopodia

Known as: filopodium 
Thin, stiff, actin-based protrusion extended by the leading edge of a motile cell such as a crawling fibroblast or amoeba, or an axonal or dendritic… 
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Review
2008
Review
2008
Filopodia are thin, actin-rich plasma-membrane protrusions that function as antennae for cells to probe their environment… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Cells sense the environment's mechanical stiffness to control their own shape, migration, and fate. To better understand… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
Filopodia are actin-based structures composed of parallel bundles of actin filaments and various actin-associated proteins, and… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Viruses have often been observed in association with the dense microvilli of polarized epithelia as well as the filopodia of… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Afilopodium protrudes by elongation of bundled actin filaments in its core. However, the mechanism of filopodia initiation… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
To determine the role of dendritic filopodia in the genesis of excitatory synaptic contacts and dendritic spines in hippocampal… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The Ras-related protein Cdc42 plays a role in yeast cell budding and polarity. Two related proteins, Rac1 and RhoA, promote…