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Intermediate filaments

Intermediate filaments

cytoplasmic filaments intermediate in diameter (about 10 nanometers) between the microfilaments and the microtubules. They may be composed of any of a number of different proteins and form a ring around the cell nucleus.


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desmosomes and cytoplasmic components!

... tension." just concerning this question im a little confused. so intermediate filaments are what interact with desmosomes and anchor them in the cytoplasm, does this allow ...

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by genaCoa
Thu Apr 15, 2010 10:18 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: desmosomes and cytoplasmic components!
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well, not really. animal cells have intermediate filaments for that. plant cells have the cell wall fulfilling that function, so they don't really have ...

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by itheultimate
Sun Jul 05, 2009 6:54 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Different appearences b/w human and plant cells
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Views: 12948

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well, not really. animal cells have intermediate filaments for that. plant cells have the cell wall fulfilling that function, so they don't really have ...

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by Jesse2504
Mon Jun 22, 2009 5:05 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Different appearences b/w human and plant cells
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Views: 12948

Different appearences b/w human and plant cells

well, not really. animal cells have intermediate filaments for that. plant cells have the cell wall fulfilling that function, so they don't really have ...

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by MrMistery
Sun Jun 21, 2009 7:12 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Different appearences b/w human and plant cells
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Views: 12948

HomeWork HELP!

... -Membrane enclosed region in a cell -A network of microtubules, microfilaments and intermediate filaments -A small membranous bag -A cluster of protein-synthesizing organelles ...

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by Stalkerfishy
Sat Dec 13, 2008 12:12 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: HomeWork HELP!
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