Tuning Intermediate Filament Mechanics by Variation of pH and Ion Charges

Anna V Schepers, Charlotta Lorenz, Sarah Köster
2020 Nanoscale  
The cytoskeleton is formed by three types of filamentous proteins - microtubules, actin filaments, and intermediate filaments (IFs) - and enables cells to withstand external and internal forces. Vimentin is...
doi:10.1039/d0nr02778b pmid:32642745 fatcat:vjmyx6ndbrh5hfsewulfxcotcu