kinesin(redirected from Minus-end-directed kinesin ATPase)
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A motor protein associated with microtubules that participates in the ATP-dependent transport of vesicles and other entities. It directs anterograde axonal transport.
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Any of a group of motor proteins that move along microtubules and are involved in cell division and the transport of cytoplasmic organelles.
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