Microtubule dynamics: Controlling split ends

Francis J. McNally

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The rapid switching between growth and shrinkage at microtubule ends is important for many cellular processes. Recent studies on the structure of the microtubule and on the mechanism of action of the microtubule regulators XKCM1 and OP18 have revealed how these switching events are regulated.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number8
StatePublished - Apr 22 1999

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)


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