Variations on the single-molecule assay for microtubule-associated proteins and kinesins.


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The direct observation of single kinesins and microtubule-associated proteins (MAPs) has become a core tool for cytoskeleton research. We outline several variations to the core experiment that allow the researcher to explore structural and biophysical mechanisms underlying kinesin motility and MAP function.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Bechstedt, S; Wieczorek, M; Noujaim, M; Brouhard, GJ

Published Date

  • January 2011

Volume / Issue

  • 777 /

Start / End Page

  • 167 - 176

PubMed ID

  • 21773928

Pubmed Central ID

  • 21773928

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/978-1-61779-252-6_12