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microfilaments

actin

microfilaments

5-9 nm

intermediate filaments

10 nm

microtubules

25 nm

microfilaments

cell surface projections (microvili, lamellipodia, filopodia,) are made of...

microfilaments

cell movement

microfilaments

support for membrane (cortex); shape of cell

microfilaments

sterociliae (ear)

microfilaments

microvili (intestine)

microfilaments

cell contraction, attatchment, and tension

microfilaments

muscle

intermediate filaments

twisted nuclear/cytoplasmic cables

intermediate filaments

strengthen nuclei, epithelial, mesenchymal cells, neural axons, nails, hair

vimentin

intermediate filament in mesenchyme

nuclear lamins

intermediate filaments on inside of nuclear membrane

keratins

intermediate filaments in epithelial cells

neurofilaments

intermediate filaments in axons

microtubules

tubulin makes up...

microtubules

organization: cytoplasmic array, emanating from center during interphase

microtubules

mitotic spindle is made of...

microtubules

cilia, flagella are made of...

microtubules

long tracks down axons, dendrites for organelle transport

spectrin

forms webs connected at intersections by small actin filaments on the inner cell membrane of red blood cells; is a heterodimer

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