: a globular protein that polymerizes to form microtubules
Examples of tubulin in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebPerhaps the strangest thing found in these viruses are genes that encode relatives of a protein called tubulin, which helps a cell organize its internal contents.
John Timmer, Ars Technica, 13 Feb. 2020 Cunningham suspects that when the strep antibodies target tubulin in the brain, the result is a gumming up of a cell’s structural machinery and, apparently, neuropsychiatric ills.
Pamela Weintraub, Discover Magazine, 29 Mar. 2017 The autoantibodies also attached to tubulin, a protein molecule used to maintain a cell’s physical structure.
Pamela Weintraub, Discover Magazine, 29 Mar. 2017
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