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Term:
barbed-end actin filament capping (GO:0051016)
Annotations: Rat: (29) Mouse: (30) Human: (30) Chinchilla: (17) Bonobo: (15) Dog: (27) Squirrel: (15) Pig: (28)
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barbed-end actin filament capping +   
The binding of a protein or protein complex to the barbed (or plus) end of an actin filament, thus preventing the addition, exchange or removal of further actin subunits.
pointed-end actin filament capping  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: barbed-end F-actin capping activity ;   barbed-end actin capping activity ;   plus-end F-actin capping activity ;   plus-end actin filament capping activity
Definition Sources: ISBN:071673706X

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