Cell Biology: Microtubule Collisions to the Rescue

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Abstract

The proper regulation of microtubule lengths is fundamental to their cellular function. New work now reports that the collision of a growing microtubule end with another object, such as a microtubule, can contribute to the regulation of microtubule lengths by leaving behind damage that ultimately acts to stabilize the microtubule network.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R1287-R1289
JournalCurrent Biology
Volume26
Issue number24
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 19 2016

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