filamentous actin


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filamentous actin

The polymerized form of actin.
See also: actin
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F-actin pre acrosomal reaction denotes the amount of filamentous actin present in unreacted sperm visualized by fluorescent staining and electron microscopy.
If this were an art show, viewers would be struck by the otherworldy beauty and dumbstruck by the subjects: for instance, filamentous actin and microtubules in mouse fibroblasts.