Journal of Muscle Research & Cell Motility

, Volume 26, Issue 6–8, pp 435–447 | Cite as

Titin/connectin-related proteins in C. elegans: a review and new findings

  • Tracey M. Ferrara
  • Denise B. Flaherty
  • Guy M. Benian


Kinase Domain Myosin Light Chain Kinase Body Wall Muscle Pharyngeal Muscle Protein Kinase Domain 
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We thank the following individuals for generating and sending to us unc-89 mutant alleles: Gary Moulder and Robert Barstead (Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation) for ok1116, Shohei Mitani (Tokyo Women’s Medical University) for tm752, and Laurent Segalat (University of Lyon) for five cx alleles. We thank Kim Gernert for helping us analyze some new aspects of the twitchin sequences. We are grateful to our lab colleagues, Kristie Mercer and Rachel Miller, for helpful comments and discussion. We also thank the NIH for their financial support (grant no. AR051466).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tracey M. Ferrara
    • 1
  • Denise B. Flaherty
    • 1
  • Guy M. Benian
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PathologyEmory UniversityAtlantaUSA

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