Exploring the function of inner and outer dynein arms with Chlamydomonas mutants
Article first published online: 4 FEB 2005
Copyright © 1995 Wiley-Liss, Inc.
Cell Motility and the Cytoskeleton
Volume 32, Issue 2, pages 98–102, 1995
How to Cite
Kamiya, R. (1995), Exploring the function of inner and outer dynein arms with Chlamydomonas mutants. Cell Motil. Cytoskeleton, 32: 98–102. doi: 10.1002/cm.970320205
- Issue published online: 4 FEB 2005
- Article first published online: 4 FEB 2005
- in vitro motility
Chlamydomonas flagella contain as many as 11 different dynein heavy chains, three in the outer arm and eight in the inner. Several lines of evidence suggest that these different dyneins are functionally diverse. This diversity may be important for the generation of axonemal undulating movement.