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Term:
actin-myosin filament sliding (GO:0033275)
Annotations: Rat: (10) Mouse: (12) Human: (40) Chinchilla: (6) Bonobo: (9) Dog: (9) Squirrel: (8) Pig: (9)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
actin-myosin filament sliding +   
The sliding movement of actin thin filaments and myosin thick filaments past each other.
apical constriction +   
cardiac muscle cell contraction +   
cytoplasmic actin-based contraction involved in cell motility +   
hepatic stellate cell contraction +   
myofibroblast contraction +   

Synonyms
Related Synonyms: actin filament sliding
Definition Sources: GOC:pf

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