Microfilaments- Structure and Functions

Microfilaments- Structure and Functions

Microfilaments- Structure and Functions Microfilaments, also called actin filaments, are polymers of the protein actin that are part of a cell’s cytoskeleton. They are long chains of G-actin formed into two parallel polymers twisted around each other into a helical orientation with a diameter between 6 and 8nm. Common to all eukaryotic cells, these filaments … Read moreMicrofilaments- Structure and Functions