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Structure. 1996 May 15;4(5):501-4.

Kinesin and myosin: molecular motors with similar engines.

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Institute for Enzyme Research, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53705, USA.

Abstract

Structure determination of the catalytic domains of two members of the kinesin superfamily reveals that this class of molecular motor exhibits the same architecture as myosin and suggests that these microtubule- and actin-based motors arose from a common ancestor.

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