MYO1B

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MYO1B

A gene on chromosome 2q12-q34 that encodes a motor protein which plays key roles in neuronal development and function—e.g., cell migration, neurite outgrowth and vesicular transport.
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Amoebae prepared by the agar-overlay method form actin-rich anchorage structures, or "eupodia" (true feet), that contain actin-binding proteins, such as myosin-IB and [Alpha]-actinin (6), as well as coronin and ABP-120 (Fukui, unpub.).