Giardia: actin cytoskel, conserved fxns w/o canonical actin-binding protein

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Giardia: actin cytoskel, conserved fxns w/o canonical actin-binding protein

Paredez AR, Assaf ZJ, Sept D, Timofejeva L, Dawson SC, Wang CJ, Cande WZ.  An actin cytoskeleton with evolutionarily conserved functions in the absence of canonical actin-binding proteins.  Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Mar 28. [Epub ahead of print]

As linked above: http://www.pnas.org/content/108/15/6151.abstract

Earlier from same group:
Carpenter ML, Cande WZ.  Using morpholinos for gene knockdown in Giardia intestinalis.  Eukaryot Cell. 2009 Jun;8(6):916-9. Epub 2009 Apr 17.
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