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Rate of using ATP
Notable example of MTOC
Other proteins or molecules that are necessary to keep the enzyme activated
Causes disassembly of microtubules
There is a limit as to how fast an enzyme can go; one substrate move in and products move out before the next substrate moves in
Actin filament stabilizer; leads to liver failure if ingested.
Stacking by alternating between alpha and beta tubulins
Monomer concentration [m] at which the rate of monomer addition equals the rate of monomer loss.
One event makes tons of second messengers
What SOD converts superoxide into
Elimination of toxins
Energy bearing compound
Due to multiple copies of a gene the effect of a gene can be enhanced
The folded bits in the mitochondria
Protein constituents know how to orient themselves to create the cytoskeleton via long filaments
Stabilize nerve axons by maintaining girth
Cause unknown in terms of ALS
Key activator of Arp2/3 that is itself activated by G protein coupled receptors.
Accelerates the movement of a solute down it’s electrochemical gradient
Proteins that transport solutes together
Stabilizes microtubules, blocking cell division
Monomer buffer
Molecular motor that takes cargo to periphery of cell
Same enzyme doing basically the same reaction but in a different way
Where a specific kind of RNA (ribosomal) is being made
What is IP3?
Dynein that is used for cargo transport
Maximum amount of force a motor can generate
Something that binds to a receptor
Length one step of a motor makes
New growth off of the main actin filament
What is cAMP?
Incorrect tracking of the eye
Any of various pathologic changes seen in living organisms in response to excessive levels of cytotoxic oxidants and free radicals in the environment.
An assay with actin over myosin
Makes branch points on actin filaments and nucleates new filament growth.
“Hump” to get over on its way to lower energy
Acts on ATP to strip off two phosphates turning it into cAMP
Load bearing filaments
Break protein chains through hydrolysis (breaking apart water)
Two different proteins stuck together
Double membrane around the nucleus
Turn things off
Plus-end directed, toward the periphery
Microtubule based motors that are minus-end directed
A large chunk of the microtubule disassembles rapidly
Handles Oxidative stress in the body.
Feeling of motion (spinning)
What is Ca2+?
Faces inside world of body
Faces outside world
Portion that is connected to filament
Too many copies of genes
The filling in the mitochondria
Molecular sized apparatus that converts energy to work
Shut down mitosis
Turn things on
Small molecules that convey the message from the receptor to the cell interior.
Copying DNA into RNA
Proteins that exchange solutes
Any device that changes some measurable quantity into another measurable quantity
A temporary protrusion of the surface of an ameboid cell for movement and feeding
Lend lateral strength to tissues, stable, they are not polar
A flattened extension of a cell, by which it moves over or adheres to a surface
Exchanges three sodium ions OUT and two potassium ions IN utilizing one ATP (ATP releases a P, becomes ADP, causes pump to open)
Normal though harmful byproduct of oxidative metabolism
Using RNA as a template for making protein
Breaking apart water (hydrolysis) in the process of breaking protein chains
A substance can be called this if you can put one wavelength in and get a different wavelength out
An assay with kinesin or dynein and microtubules
Allow specific solutes to cross membrane
Form the tonofilaments of epithelia, found in skin and hair
Binds the relative cargo
Speed of movement
Made of actin and actin-binding proteins, responsible for cell shape, contraction, motility, and cellular transport
Away from the middle
The beginning of chemical or physical changes at discrete points in a system. Helps the actin filaments start growing.
Determines G protein specificity
What does cAMP activate?
Microtubule based motors that are mostly plus-end directed
Connecting a hormone to a very specific effector
Allow very specific ions to cross membranes by creating a channel/tunnel through the cell membrane
Relates time to the mean squared distance traveled
Soda straw tubes, made out of tubulins, used for intracellular transport. Very stiff, grow from the + end
What enzymes act upon
Protein that forms filaments for muscle contraction
What is DAG?
Shuttle that promotes nucleotide exchange
Top of “hump” in energy diagram of reaction
Type of drugs that treat cancer
Force x distance
Allows a reaction to go faster
Growth by the addition of monomers
Amount of time spent generating force
Dynein that is used for cilliary and flagellar motion
Binds and hydrolyzes GTP
Control where microtubules form and they bypass the time for nucleation.
A motor is called this if it can walk continuously along a filament without falling off
Protein changes its shape in a way to where it no longer functions
Basic subunit for filaments
Oxidizes proteins in a more harmful and irreversible way
A system that’s based in cytoskeleton of neurons that is responsible for transporting materials such as organelles, vesicles… etc.
Interacts with hormone; determines ligand specificity
Altered vision and confusion
Molecular motor that takes cargo to center of cell

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