Studies on the Interaction of the Nerve Growth Factor with Tubulin and Actin
Fibrillar proteins can be defined in operational terms as “modular elements” endowed with the property of forming structures which may serve different functions in different cells or also in the same cell during its life cycle. According to this view, the function of microfilaments (MF) and microtubules (HT) does not only depend on their intrinsic properties but also on the cell-specific activity and requirements.
KeywordsNerve Growth Factor Sensory Ganglion Retrograde Axonal Transport Tubulin Dimer Modular Element
The following abbreviations have been used
= nerve growth factor
= microtubule organizing center
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