The Kinesin13 – microtubule complex. Hernando Sosa, Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Sosa has recently interacted a 3D map by cryo-electron microscopy and helical reconstruction of the kinesin-13 motor domain obtained with microtubules. The structure is very different from other kinesin-microtubule complexes. It shows the kinesin13 motor domain interacting with a curved protofilament and discloses a novel microtubule binding site on the Notor domain. This is the first 3D cryo – em map reveals the interaction of the kinesin-13 motor domain with a curved protofilament and presents a snapshot of depolymerization cycle.
The target protein is of great biological and medical relevance.. Sources:* Pediatric Radiology treated in emergency departments for burn center in the United States: 1990-2006, Pediatrics, November 2009.Burns a frequent cause of pediatric injury worldwide, typically from hot water, flames, hot surfaces, chemicals and electrical appliances. A recent study by the Center for Injury Research and Policy of the Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, that of 1990-2006 more than 2 million children under age 21 in hospital emergency rooms were treated for burn injuries were. The good news from the 17 – from the 17 – year study period, the researchers 31 % 31 % decrease in burn – injury. The bad news is that the children are from from burns – about 120,000 a year.In contrast developed for this purpose only 8 % of neutrophilic -deficient mice, an aneurysm, and evolve develop were much more smaller.. Upchurch and colleagues done one of the studies to mice attack with an antibody Your neutrophilic and held the level the cell in the circulating level have been treated artificially low. Was your app the enzyme elastase develop into the aortas of those mice and normal control mice. Two-thirds of the control mice an aneurysm to the injured part within two weeks, of artery surface twice the normal size average.
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