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Contractile Proteins

Proteins which participate in contractile processes. They include MUSCLE PROTEINS as well as those found in other cells and tissues. In the latter, these proteins participate in localized contractile events in the cytoplasm, in motile activity, and in cell aggregation phenomena.

Year introduced: 1977

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Tree Number(s): D12.776.210

MeSH Unique ID: D003285

Entry Terms:

  • Proteins, Contractile
  • Contractile Protein
  • Protein, Contractile

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