Cell motility: complex dynamics at the leading edge

Machesky, L. M. (1997) Cell motility: complex dynamics at the leading edge. Current Biology, 7(3), R164-R167. (doi: 10.1016/S0960-9822(97)70079-4) (PMID:9162480)

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The intracellular pathogen Listeria monocytogenes is a useful model for general actin-based cell motility, because it recruits host actin and associated proteins for movement. Recent data have shown that these associated proteins include the Ena/VASP family of proteins and the actin-related proteins Arp2 and Arp3.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Machesky, Professor Laura
Authors: Machesky, L. M.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > Institute of Cancer Sciences
Journal Name:Current Biology
Publisher:Cell Press
ISSN (Online):1879-0445

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