UNIT 12.5 Dictyostelium Cell Dynamics
Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
Copyright © 2003 by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Lab Protocol Title
Current Protocols in Cell Biology
How to Cite
Parent, C. A. 2001. Dictyostelium Cell Dynamics. Current Protocols in Cell Biology. 9:12.5:12.5.1–12.5.19.
- Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
- Published Print: JAN 2001
This unit describes culturing and imaging of D. discoideum amoebae to study fundamental cellular responses, such as motility and directed migration. The system displays powerful molecular genetics that can be used to link structural determinants of proteins with in vivo cellular functions.