actin cap

Polarized accumulation of cytoskeletal proteins (including F-actin) and regulatory proteins in a cell. An example of this is the actin cap found in… (More)
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2014
2014
Although eukaryotic cells are known to alternate between 'advancing' episodes of fast and persistent movement and 'hesitation… (More)
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2013
2013
Cells continuously sense and respond to external mechanical forces through their cytoskeleton. Here we show that only a small… (More)
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2012
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2012
The ability for cells to sense and adapt to different physical microenvironments plays a critical role in development, immune… (More)
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2012
2012
The actin filament cytoskeleton mediates cell motility and adhesion in somatic cells. However, whether the function and… (More)
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2011
2011
The intracellular localization and shape of the nucleus plays a central role in cellular and developmental processes. In… (More)
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2011
2011
Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) have been extensively investigated for their applications in regenerative medicine. Successful use… (More)
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2010
2010
We recently demonstrated the existence of a previously uncharacterized subset of actomyosin fibers that form the perinuclear… (More)
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2009
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2009
Defects in nuclear morphology often correlate with the onset of disease, including cancer, progeria, cardiomyopathy, and muscular… (More)
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2008
2008
Protein-tyrosine phosphorylation is regulated by protein-tyrosine kinases and protein-tyrosine phosphatases (PTPs). Src-family… (More)
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2005
2005
The evolutionarily conserved partitioning defective (PAR) protein PAR-3 is pivotal for establishing and maintaining cell polarity… (More)
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