Molecular Motors

Peter Satir

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Liver
Subtitle of host publicationBiology and Pathobiology: Fifth Edition
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)9780470723135
StatePublished - Oct 6 2009


  • Cytoplasmic dynein-forms in liver-cytoplasmic dynein 1, designated DYNC1
  • KIF5 (Kinesin1 family)
  • KIFC1 and KIFC2 (Kinesin14)-C-type kinesins, KIFC1 and KIFC2
  • Molecular motors of cholangiocyte primary cilium
  • Molecular motors of cytoskeleton-myosins, kinesins, and dyneins
  • Motor and cargo interaction
  • Multiple molecular motors in membrane trafficking, organelle placement, signal transduction processes
  • Myo5 and Myo6-two-headed myosins in organelle transport acting in opposite directions
  • Myo5-targeted to specific organelles by tail interaction with specific Rabs
  • Myo7a and Myo9

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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