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… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
Tau is well established as a microtubule-associated protein in neurons. However, under pathological conditions, aberrant assembly… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Vinca alkaloids have been approved as anticancer drugs for more than 50 years. They have been classified as cytotoxic… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Highly dynamic mitotic-spindle microtubules are among the most successful targets for anticancer therapy. Microtubule-targeted… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Interactions between microtubules and actin are a basic phenomenon that underlies many fundamental processes in which dynamic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Reversible acetylation of α-tubulin has been implicated in regulating microtubule stability and function. The distribution of… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The subcellular distribution of microtubules containing acetylated alpha-tubulin in mammalian cells in culture was analyzed with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
A monoclonal antibody to the microtubule-associated protein tau (tau) labeled some neurofibrillary tangles and plaque neurites… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Axoplasm from the squid giant axon contains a soluble protein translocator that induces movement of microtubules on glass, latex… (More)
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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… (More)
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