Geometrical Determinants of Neuronal Actin Waves
Tomba, Caterina; Braïni, Céline; Bugnicourt, Ghislain; Cohen, Floriane; Friedrich, Benjamin M.; Gov, Nir S.; Villard, Catherine;
- Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
- Journal: Frontiers in Cellular Neuroscience,volume 11 (issn: 1662-5102, eissn: 1662-5102)
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- Subject: modeling | Neuroscience | [ PHYS ] Physics [physics] | actin wave | Original Research | polarization | axon | micropatternsarxiv: Quantitative Biology::Neurons and Cognition | Quantitative Biology::Subcellular Processes | Quantitative Biology::Cell Behaviormesheuropmc: nervous system | macromolecular substances
Hippocampal neurons produce in their early stages of growth propagative, actin-rich dynamical structures called actin waves. The directional motion of actin waves from the soma to the tip of neuronal extensions has been associated with net forward growth, and ultimately... View more