Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any of a group of enzymes that hydrolyze ATP and thus provides motive power for motile structures such as microtubules

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • (PhysOrg. com) -- An international team of scientists led by the University of Leeds has shed new light on the little-understood motor protein called dynein, thought to be involved in progressive neurological disorders such as motor neurone disease.

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • An international team of scientists led by the University of Leeds has shed new light on the little-understood motor protein called dynein, thought to be involved in progressive neurological disorders such as motor neurone disease.

    Emaxhealth

  • Mutations in a protein called dynein, required for the proper functioning of sensory nerve cells, ca ...

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

  • Apart from the generally known spindle components such as dynein/dynectin and tubulins, several other "hubs" are connected with a large number of entries.

    PLoS ONE Alerts: New Articles

  • The capsid is assumed to bind to microtubule-associated motors (such as dynein) at Schematic of one-dimensional cytoplasmic transport along a microtubule.

    PLoS ONE Alerts: New Articles

  • Cilia is made up of many different kinds of protein, such as dynein, spoke protein and so on.

    CreationWiki - Recent changes [en]

  • Cilia is made up of many different kinds of protein, such as dynein, spoke protein and many other sorts of protein.

    CreationWiki - Recent changes [en]

  • Initially the stumbling block to a blind and random search was nexin linkers, dynein motor and microtubules.

    Behe: ID rescues Common Descent

  • One of the major systems is the microtubule-based transport system along which kinesin and dynein motor proteins generate force and drive the traffic of many cellular components.

    Another predictable argument against front-loading

  • The key step in this process was that the dynein obtained from the host evolved into axonemal dyneins, attaching onto the microtubules and forming motile axonemes.

    ID Research, Look to the Example

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.