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one of the proteins into which actomyosin can be split

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The process of filament formation is called actin polymerization.
These cells were seeded onto different materials for 6h and cell seeded materials were stained for actin & vinculin.
Although the benign myoepithelioma in the current case report shares a similar light-microscopic appearance and positive staining reaction for smooth muscle actin with the 2 previously reported myoepitheliomas of a benign nature, (4, 5) the current case has at least 4 divergent findings.
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Abnormal actin genes are linked to heart diseases such as hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) and dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM).
As the time for cell division approaches, each nodule spawns a straight filament of actin, which extends in a random direction by rapidly tacking more units of actin on to its end.
Other clinical situations such as septic conditions have also been shown to be associated with low Gc-globulin concentrations and actin complexation (16), but the specific role of Gc-globulin has yet to be defined.
1]) aggregation and actin structure, the latter of which was associated with movement of c-Src away from the plasma membrane.
Pre Qualification: Actin Protein (Pyrene Rabbit Skeletal Muscle) Is A Proprietary Item Of Allied Scientific And Actin Protein (Rabbit Skeletal Muscle ) Is A Special Chemical
the septin cages not only targeted the pathogens for degradation by autophagy, the cell's internal garbage disposal system, but also prevented the Shigella bacteria from spreading to other cells by impeding the pathogens' access to actin, a different component of the cell skeleton.
Actin filaments may play a vital role in compartmentation and substrate channeling in glycolysis (1).
As reported in the October Nature Materials, the Jerusalem team made its active filaments by assembling threads of the muscle protein actin and then partially coating them with gold.
The individual cells exhibited positive immunoreactivity for smooth-muscle actin (dilution: 1:100) (figure 3) and vimentin (1:50), but they were negative for desmin (1:50) and S-100 protein (1:300).
The antibodies used were p53 (Pab 1801) antibody, actin (I-19) antibody (Santa Cruz Biotechnology Inc.
The resultant tight association is accompanied by the formation of actin pedestals up to 10 [Mu]m in length (15).