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myosin VI

Known as: MYO6 protein, MyoVI protein, myosin-VI 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
Mechanosensitive biological nanomachines such as motor proteins and ion channels regulate diverse cellular behaviour. Combined… 
Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Autophagy plays a key role during Salmonella infection, by eliminating these pathogens following escape into the cytosol. In this… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) has been implicated in higher-order cognitive functions and in psychiatric disorders… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Myosin VI plays a role in the maintenance of Golgi morphology and in exocytosis. In a yeast 2-hybrid screen we identified… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Myosin VI is a reverse direction myosin motor that, as a dimer, moves processively on actin with an average center-of-mass… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Myosin VI, an actin‐based motor protein, and Disabled 2 (Dab2), a molecule involved in endocytosis and cell signalling, have been… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Myosin VI is a molecular motor involved in intracellular vesicle and organelle transport. To carry out its cellular functions… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Myosin VI is involved in membrane traffic and dynamics and is the only myosin known to move towards the minus end of actin… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Myosin VI is the only pointed end-directed myosin identified and is likely regulated by heavy chain phosphorylation (HCP) at the… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Myosins and kinesins are molecular motors that hydrolyse ATP to track along actin filaments and microtubules, respectively…