Structures of smooth muscle myosin and heavy meromyosin in the folded, shutdown state \ud

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Burgess, S.A.; Yu, S.; Walker, M.L.; Hawkins, R.J.; Chalovich, J.M.; Knight, P.J.;
(2007)
  • Publisher: Elsevier B.V.

Remodelling of the contractile apparatus within smooth muscle cells is an essential process that allows effective contractile activity over a wide range of cell lengths. The thick filaments may be redistributed via depolymerisation into inactive myosin monomers that hav... View more
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