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Mucking about with myosin motor mutants

Tucson - United States

Dissecting the machine that drives muscle contraction. Approach: making mutants, studying their properties, finding second mutants that restore function to defective motors.

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Mucking About With Myosin Motor Mutants
United States

Investigations of the molecular machine that drives muscle contraction, cell division, and a variety of other processes in non-bacterial cells.

MRC Myosin Home Page
United Kingdom

Resources devoted to myosin and muscle biology (MRC-LMB, Cambridge).

Laboratory for Speech Physiology and Motor Control
United States

Research into the neurobiology of speech production and speech disorders (in particular stuttering), at the University of Wahington.

Motor Control Lab at McGill University
Canada

Goal of our work is to understand the neural control of orofacial and multi-joint limb movement through a combination of empirical and modeling studies.