Actin cytoskeleton: putting a CAP on actin polymerization
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; Program in Molecular Medicine and the Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
Medical Subject Headings
Actins; Biopolymers; Cell Cycle Proteins; *Cytoskeletal Proteins; Cytoskeleton; *Drosophila Proteins; *Microfilament Proteins; Signal Transduction
Life Sciences | Medicine and Health Sciences
Two recent studies have identified a Drosophila homolog of cyclase-associated protein (CAP) as a developmentally important negative regulator of actin polymerization that may also directly mediate signal transduction.
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Citation: Curr Biol. 2000 Oct 5;10(19):R695-7.
Current biology : CB
Stevenson, Victoria A. and Theurkauf, William E., "Actin cytoskeleton: putting a CAP on actin polymerization" (2000). GSBS Student Publications. 1203.