Tubulin Post-Translational Modifications and Microtubule Dynamics
AbstractMicrotubules are hollow tube-like polymeric structures composed of α,β-tubulin heterodimers. They play an important role in numerous cellular processes, including intracellular transport, cell motility and segregation of the chromosomes during cell division. Moreover, microtubule doublets or triplets form a scaffold of a cilium, centriole and basal body, respectively. To perform such diverse functions microtubules have to differ in their properties. Post-translational modifications are one of the factors that affect the properties of the tubulin polymer. Here we focus on the direct and indirect effects of post-translational modifications of tubulin on microtubule dynamics. View Full-Text
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Wloga, D.; Joachimiak, E.; Fabczak, H. Tubulin Post-Translational Modifications and Microtubule Dynamics. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2017, 18, 2207.
Wloga D, Joachimiak E, Fabczak H. Tubulin Post-Translational Modifications and Microtubule Dynamics. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 2017; 18(10):2207.Chicago/Turabian Style
Wloga, Dorota; Joachimiak, Ewa; Fabczak, Hanna. 2017. "Tubulin Post-Translational Modifications and Microtubule Dynamics." Int. J. Mol. Sci. 18, no. 10: 2207.
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