Microtubule motors in the early sea urchin embryo.

B. D. Wright, J. M. Scholey

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Abstract

Sea urchin gametes and early embryos have proven to be a useful system for studying the roles of microtubule (MT)-associated motors in axonemal motility and cytoplasmic MT-based movements in dividing cells. In this brief article, known and potential sea urchin MT motors are listed and their possible biological functions are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)71-91
Number of pages21
JournalCurrent Topics in Developmental Biology
Volume26
StatePublished - 1992

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Cell Biology
  • Developmental Biology

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