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one of the proteins into which actomyosin can be split

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1985) Fluorometory study N-(1-Pyrenyl)iodoacetamide labeled F-actin.
The GLE suppressed the TGF-[beta]1 -induced morphological changes and the changes in cadherin expression, and also inhibited the formation of F-actin stress fibers, which are a hallmark of EMT.
F-actin was examined in an Olympus IX83 fluorescence microscope (Olympus, Tokyo, Japan).
A Cluster of Basic Repeats in the Dystrophin Rod Domain Binds F-actin through an Electrostatic Interaction.
Environmental toxicants perturb human Sertoli cell adhesive function via changes in F-actin organization mediated by actin regulatory proteins," Human Reproduction 29(6): 1279-1291.
As epithelial regression proceeded, the transverse fibers spanning the width of the sinus became more apparent; however, both longitudinal and transverse fibers were still visible at 48 h, the most advanced stage of regression analyzed for changes in F-actin.
Another marker which has shown to correlate well to villous atrophy is IgA F-actin antibodies (AAA).
Crystal violet staining and fluorescent staining for CD31, f-actin and nuclei were performed according to protocols described previously (6).
In cirrhotic cells the level of actin polymerization was significantly lower than that of normal platelets and reflected in the level of F-actin, the polymerized form.
Actin participates in many protein-protein interactions, including self-association of actin to form F-actin.
2% Triton X-100/PBS, and stained for F-actin with rhodamine-phalloidin (1:100; Molecular Probes, VWR International AG, Lucerne, Switzerland) for 60 min at 37[degrees]C.
5:00 Neville Forlemu (UND): BROWNIAN DYNAMICS SIMULATIONS OF INTERACTIONS BETWEEN FISH ALDOLASE AND G-OR F-ACTIN
Western blot analysis fro anti-F-actin revealed a low level of F-actin with 500 ng/ml tamoxifen, and the expression was high with Aroclor 1242 and estradiol 17b when compared to the DMSO control.