Nucleotide-Dependent Enzymes Associated with Microtubule Systems

  1. Alton Meister
  1. Brian J. Terry and
  2. Daniel L. Purich

Published Online: 22 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470122983.ch4

Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology, Volume 53

Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology, Volume 53

How to Cite

Terry, B. J. and Purich, D. L. (1982) Nucleotide-Dependent Enzymes Associated with Microtubule Systems, in Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology, Volume 53 (ed A. Meister), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470122983.ch4

Editor Information

  1. Cornell University Medical Colloge, New York, New York

Author Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, University of California, Santa Barbara, California 93106

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 NOV 2006
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1982

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471084051

Online ISBN: 9780470122983

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Keywords:

  • microtubule systems;
  • intrinsic gtpase activity;
  • nucleoside diphosphate kinase;
  • dynein adenosine 5-triphosphatase;
  • tubulin: L-tyrosine ligase (ADP-forming)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Brief Survey of Microtubule Structure and Roles

  • Protein Components of Microtubule Systems

  • The Intrinsic GTPase Activity of Tubulin

  • Nucleoside Diphosphate Kinase

  • Dynein Adenosine 5′-Triphosphatase

  • 3′,5′-Cyclic AMP-Stimulated Protein Kinase

  • Tubulin: L-Tyrosine Ligase (ADP-Forming)

  • Concluding remarks