formin

for·min

(fōr'min)
A family of proteins that participates in cell polarization, cytokinesis, and vertebrate limb formation.
[L. forma, form, + -in]
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"Th' enemy's formin' over there for another charge," he said.
A tear wisna far awa on seein him enter the arena, the prood determin't steps wi's speecial crook mairchin aa the wye throwe the Royal Guard line-up tae's pipe mairch Invercauld an the Lonach Highlanders formin pairt o the Guard o Honour.
Former Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho has admittedhe has struggled for formin the past few months with La Liga leaders Barcelona and has not ruled out an exit from the club.
Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai inspired Formin. Her teacher in Myanmar asked the class:
Evolving into an art formIn some cases auto-motive camouflage has evolved into something of an art form.
Formin, 18, was trained as a community health worker by UNHCR, and has also taken a workshop on mental health issues.
Bottom of FormIn 1949, he married Dorothy Bloodgood.
As for the other CMT genes, the mutation frequency was 35.9% in peripheral myelin protein 22 gene, 17.4% in mitofusin 2 gene, 2.2% in myelin protein zero gene, 5.4% in inverted formin, FH2 and WH2 domain containing ( INF2 ) gene, 4.3% in ganglioside-induced differentiation associated protein 1 gene, 2.2% in neurofilament light gene, 2.2% in periaxin gene, 1.1% in SH3 domain and tetratricopeptide repeats 2 gene, 1.1% in early growth response 2 gene, 1.1% in glycyl-tRNA synthetase gene, 1.1% in leucine rich repeat and sterile alpha motif containing 1 gene, 1.1% in FIG4 phosphoinositide 5-phosphatase ( FIG4 ) gene, 1.1% in alanyl-tRNA synthetase gene, and 1.1% in dehydrogenase E1 and transketolase domain containing 1 gene.
ER-associated inverted formin 2 (Inf2) plays an important role in mitochondrial fission by inducing the accumulation of actin filaments around the ER-mitochondria contact points.
Second, Rho can induce accumulation of mDia1 (mammalian diaphanous-related formin 1) and polymerized actin in the phagocytic cup.
Abdul-Aziz was kidnapped from his formin Abu Dis village east of Jerusalem, under accusations of planning with and assisting Muhannad Al-Halabi in the stabbing operative that took place in Jerusalem on October 1st.
"Formin 1 regulates ectoplasmic specialization in the rat testis through its actin nucleation and bundling activity," Endocrinology 156(8): 2969-2983.