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Science 313 (5784): 180-181

Copyright © 2006 by the American Association for the Advancement of Science

CELL BIOLOGY:
Actin Discrimination

J. Chloë Bulinski

Addition of arginine to a type of actin restricts this cytoskeletal protein to the front end of cells where it helps cells to move.


The author is in the Department of Biological Sciences and the Department of Pathology and Cell Biology, Columbia University, 1212 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10027-2450, USA. E-mail: jcb4{at}columbia.edu


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