Actin - • Twisted chain 7 nm diameter • Compared to Microtubules • Thinner more flexible shorter • Point in same direction • Different

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Actin represents approx 5% of all cell protein 10-20% of soluble protein small number of key actins 100’s of proteins regulate organisation Bound to many membrane proteins Microfilaments
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Unformatted text preview: • Twisted chain 7 nm diameter • Compared to Microtubules • Thinner, more flexible, shorter • Point in same direction • Different organisation in different cellular regions...
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This document was uploaded on 11/03/2011 for the course BIOLOGY BSC1105 at Broward College.

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