Chapter 6. The Interaction of Platelet Actin, Myosin and Myosin Light Chain Kinase

  1. Katherine Elliott Organizer and
  2. Julie Knight
  1. Robert S. Adelstein,
  2. Mary Anne Conti,
  3. James L. Daniel and
  4. William Anderson Jr

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720172.ch6

Ciba Foundation Symposium 35 - Biochemistry and Pharmacology of Platelets

Ciba Foundation Symposium 35 - Biochemistry and Pharmacology of Platelets

How to Cite

Adelstein, R. S., Conti, M. A., Daniel, J. L. and Anderson, W. (1975) The Interaction of Platelet Actin, Myosin and Myosin Light Chain Kinase, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 35 - Biochemistry and Pharmacology of Platelets (eds K. Elliott and J. Knight), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720172.ch6

Author Information

  1. Section on Molecular Cardiology, Cardiology Branch, National Heart and Lung Institute, Bethesdu, Md.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1975

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9789021940397

Online ISBN: 9780470720172

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Keywords:

  • platelet actin;
  • myosin light chain kinase;
  • human blood platelets;
  • muscle heavy meromyosin;
  • dalton light chain

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Platelet Actin

  • Platelet Myosin

  • Phosphorylation

  • Platelet Myosin Light Chain Kinase

  • Substrates

  • The Role of Phosphorylation

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgement

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References