Emergence of flagellar beating from the collective behavior of individual ATP-powered dyneins

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Namdeo, S.; Onck, P. R.;
(2016)
  • Subject: SEA-URCHIN | BEND PROPAGATION | SLIDING FILAMENT MODEL | MECHANICAL-PROPERTIES | To be checked by Faculty | SPERM FLAGELLA | AXONEMAL DYNEIN | THERMAL FLUCTUATIONS | HEADED PROCESSIVE MOTOR | MOLECULAR MOTORS | FLEXURAL RIGIDITY

Flagella are hair-like projections from the surface of eukaryotic cells, and they play an important role in many cellular functions, such as cell-motility. The beating of flagella is enabled by their internal architecture, the axoneme, and is powered by a dense distribu... View more
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