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Curr Biol. 1996 Jun 1;6(6):642-4.

Cytoskeleton: microtubule nucleation takes shape.

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Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University, California 94305-5020, USA.

Abstract

The centrosomal protein gamma-tubulin is part of a ring-shaped complex that can induce microtubule polymerization. This complex may explain how the centrosome nucleates microtubule polymerization, and thereby organizes the microtubule cytoskeleton.

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8793282
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