Myosins A Superfamily of Molecular Motors

Few would have predicted 20 years ago that myosins constitute a superfamily with at least two-dozen classes and that these molecular motors are involved in a multitude of intracellular activities including cell division, cell movement, intracellular transport and signal transduction. Application of...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Coluccio, Lynne M. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 2008, 2008
Edition:1st ed. 2008
Series:Proteins and Cell Regulation
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Biochemical And Kinetic Properties
  • Myosin I
  • Myosin Ii: Sarcomeric Myosins, The Motors Of Contraction In Cardiac And Skeletal Muscles
  • Smooth-Muscle Myosin II
  • Non-Muscle Myosin II
  • Class III Myosins
  • Myosin V
  • Myosin VI: A Multifunctional Motor Protein
  • Myosin VII
  • Plant Myosins VIII, XI, And XIII
  • Class Ix Myosins
  • Myosin X
  • Myosin Class XIV And Other Myosins In Protists
  • Myosin XVA.