Actin Types - o Gamma smooth (muscle) Actin Protein...

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Actin Types 6 Mammalian actin types (isoforms) All are 374aa, 43 Kd Protein 2 cytoskeletal isoforms in all non-muscle cells o Beta cytoskeletal o Gamma cytoskeletal 4 muscle isoforms in different muscle cells o Alpha skeletal (muscle) o Alpha cardiac (muscle) o Alpha smooth (muscle)
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Unformatted text preview: o Gamma smooth (muscle) Actin Protein Completely conserved in mammals different ratios (beta:gamma) in different cell types 4 aa difference between beta and gamma (at N- terminal) Highly expressed gene Promoter used in gene transfections...
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This document was uploaded on 11/03/2011 for the course BIOLOGY BSC1105 at Broward College.

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