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Term:
actin filament severing (GO:0051014)
Annotations: Rat: (21) Mouse: (18) Human: (18) Chinchilla: (9) Bonobo: (9) Dog: (19) Squirrel: (9) Pig: (19)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
actin cytoskeleton organization +   
actin filament severing +   
The process in which an actin filament is broken down into smaller filaments.
actin filament-based movement +   
protein localization involved in acrosome reaction 
regulation of actin filament-based process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: F-actin severing
Related Synonyms: actin filament severing activity ;   barbed-end actin capping/severing activity
Definition Sources: GOC:ai, PMID:14657234

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