protofilament

noun
pro·​to·​fil·​a·​ment | \ -ˈfil-ə-mənt How to pronounce protofilament (audio) \

Medical Definition of protofilament

: one of several filaments composing a subunit of a microtubule

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“Protofilament.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/protofilament. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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