Motility Assays for Microtubule Motor Proteins
Published Online: 11 MAR 2004
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Rogers, S. L. and Scholey, J. M. 2004. Motility Assays for Microtubule Motor Proteins. eLS. .
- Published Online: 11 MAR 2004
Light microscopic motility assays provide critical information about the mechanism of action of motor proteins. Motility assays allow the visualization of individual motor proteins moving in vitro, and the movement of such motors as they drive microtubule-based motility events in living cells.