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cytoskeletal proteins

Monday 20 October 2003

There are three main classes of cytoskeleton proteins:

- intermediate filaments
- microfilaments (actins)
- microtubules (tubulins)

Other cytoskeleton associated proteins

- ARCs
- zyxin (ZXN)
- formins

References

- Wallar BJ, Alberts AS. The formins : active scaffolds that remodel the cytoskeleton. Trends Cell Biol. 2003 Aug ;13(8):435-46. PMID : 12888296