Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

Cell protein walking

In this video, a bead has been loaded with a single kinesin molecule. When the bead comes in contact with a microtubule polymer (the thin rod), the kinesin motor runs unidirectionally on the microtubule polymer at a velocity of 600 - 1000 nm/sec.

Comments (1)

In this video, a bead has been loaded with a single kinesin molecule. When the bead comes in contact with a microtubule polymer (the thin rod), the kinesin motor runs unidirectionally on the microtubule polymer at a velocity of 600 – 1000 nm/sec.

Posted almost 6 years by Anonymous

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

MIT News

MIT News

Category: News | Updated 2 years ago

Created
November 25, 2008 13:13
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
15677 times

More from MIT News

Robofish

Robofish

Added 3 years ago | 00:00:06 | 7123 views

Bokode: Imperceptible Visual Tags for Camera Based Interaction from a Distance

Bokode: Imperceptible Visual Tags f...

Added 5 years ago | 00:04:52 | 53787 views

Hockfield's testimony before Congress: Excerpts

Hockfield's testimony before Congre...

Added almost 6 years ago | 00:02:54 | 17864 views

Plasma Rocket (coke bottle)

Plasma Rocket (coke bottle)

Added 3 years ago | 00:00:13 | 7301 views

3-D printing with variable densities

3-D printing with variable densities

Added 3 years ago | 00:02:00 | 13010 views |

Community Gardens

Community Gardens

Added 5 years ago | 00:01:04 | 36376 views