pigment granule transport

Known as: pigment granule translocation 
The directed movement of pigment granules into, out of or within a cell, or between cells, by means of some agent such as a transporter or pore. [GOC… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND Intracellular transport involves the movement of organelles along microtubules (MTs) or actin filaments (AFs) by means… (More)
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2002
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2002
Myosin Va is a member of the unconventional class V myosin family, and a mutation in the myosin Va gene causes pigment granule… (More)
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2000
2000
The microtubule motors, cytoplasmic dynein and kinesin II, drive pigmented organelles in opposite directions in Xenopus… (More)
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1997
1997
In the teleost retinal pigment epithelium (RPE), melanin pigment granules disperse into long apical projections in the light and… (More)
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1987
1987
We have re-examined the involvement of microtubules in the process of pigment granule transport in squirrelfish erythrophores in… (More)
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1987
1987
We have demonstrated the presence of MAP-2 in squirrel fish erythrophores using SDS-PAGE, immunoblot, and immunoprecipitation… (More)
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1986
1986
To study the molecular basis for organized pigment granule transport, procedures were developed to lyse melanophores of Tilapia… (More)
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1986
1986
In the teleost eye, the melanin granules of the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) move in response to changes in light conditions… (More)
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1983
1983
In lower vertebrates, retinal pigment epithelial (RPE) cells and photoreceptors undergo dramatic "retinomotor movements" in… (More)
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1979
1979
The light-dependent migrations of proximal pigment granules along the photoreceptors of the crayfish compound-eye were studied in… (More)
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