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Thomas McCoy Roberts, Ph.D.

Concepts

This page shows the publications Thomas Roberts has written about Helminth Proteins.
Connection Strength

3.141
  1. Role of major sperm protein (MSP) in the protrusion and retraction of Ascaris sperm. Int Rev Cell Mol Biol. 2012; 297:265-93.
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    Score: 0.442
  2. Reconstitution of amoeboid motility in vitro identifies a motor-independent mechanism for cell body retraction. Curr Biol. 2011 Oct 25; 21(20):1727-31.
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    Score: 0.435
  3. Dephosphorylation of major sperm protein (MSP) fiber protein 3 by protein phosphatase 2A during cell body retraction in the MSP-based amoeboid motility of Ascaris sperm. Mol Biol Cell. 2009 Jul; 20(14):3200-8.
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    Score: 0.369
  4. The role of filament-packing dynamics in powering amoeboid cell motility. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Apr 08; 105(14):5390-5.
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    Score: 0.341
  5. Reconstitution in vitro of MSP-based filopodium extension in nematode sperm. Cell Motil Cytoskeleton. 2007 Apr; 64(4):235-47.
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    Score: 0.318
  6. Major sperm protein. Curr Biol. 2005 Mar 08; 15(5):R153.
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    Score: 0.276
  7. Cytoskeleton dynamics powers nematode sperm motility. Adv Protein Chem. 2005; 71:383-99.
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    Score: 0.272
  8. Retraction in amoeboid cell motility powered by cytoskeletal dynamics. Science. 2003 Nov 21; 302(5649):1405-7.
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    Score: 0.252
  9. Dissection of the Ascaris sperm motility machinery identifies key proteins involved in major sperm protein-based amoeboid locomotion. Mol Biol Cell. 2003 Dec; 14(12):5082-8.
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    Score: 0.250
  10. Structure of MFP2 and its function in enhancing MSP polymerization in Ascaris sperm amoeboid motility. J Mol Biol. 2005 Apr 01; 347(3):583-95.
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    Score: 0.069
  11. A 48 kDa integral membrane phosphoprotein orchestrates the cytoskeletal dynamics that generate amoeboid cell motility in Ascaris sperm. J Cell Sci. 2003 Jul 01; 116(Pt 13):2655-63.
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    Score: 0.061
  12. 2.6 A resolution crystal structure of helices of the motile major sperm protein (MSP) of Caenorhabditis elegans. J Mol Biol. 2002 May 31; 319(2):491-9.
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    Score: 0.057
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