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Cell Motility

  1. Howard Stebbings

Published Online: 23 SEP 2005

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0003967

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How to Cite

Stebbings, H. 2005. Cell Motility. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. University of Exeter, Exeter, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 SEP 2005

Abstract

Movement is a major characteristic of living organisms, and can take the form either of movements of cells or of movements within cells themselves.

Keywords:

  • cytoskeleton;
  • microtubule;
  • actin filament;
  • motor protein