Microtubule dynamics: New surprises from an old MAP

Frank McNally

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Dis1/XMAP215 family microtubule-binding proteins are essential for cell division in animals, plants and fungi, suggesting a conserved cell-division mechanism used by all eukaryotes. Two new studies, however, reveal that different family members can have very different effects on microtubule dynamics.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number15
StatePublished - Aug 5 2003

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  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)


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