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Microtubules

Known as: cytoplasmic microtubule, Micro Tubule, Micro-tubule 
Microtubules of the eukaryotic cytoskeleton perform essential and diverse functions and are composed of a heterodimer of alpha and beta tubulin. The… Expand
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2019
Review
2019
The centriole is an ancient microtubule-based organelle with a conserved nine-fold symmetry. Centrioles form the core of… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
ABSTRACT Mitophagy is a vital form of autophagy for selective removal of dysfunctional or redundant mitochondria. Accumulating… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Tau is a microtubule-associated protein with versatile functions in the dynamic assembly of the neuronal cytoskeleton. Four… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The aggregation of fibrils of hyperphosphorylated and C-terminally truncated microtubule-associated tau protein characterizes 80… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
ABSTRACT Viral infection causes many physiological alterations in the host cell, and many of these alterations can affect the… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Microtubule nucleation is regulated by the γ-tubulin ring complex (γTuRC) and related γ-tubulin complexes, providing spatial and… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Highly dynamic mitotic-spindle microtubules are among the most successful targets for anticancer therapy. Microtubule-targeted… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Evaluation of the electrostatic properties of biomolecules has become a standard practice in molecular biophysics. Foremost among… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
We report here that microtubules in vitro coexist in growing and shrinking populations which interconvert rather infrequently… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
TAXOL (Fig. 1) was isolated from the plant Taxus brevifolia (western yew) by Wani et al., who reported that the molecule has… Expand
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