Animations of Motor Proteins Moving Material Inside Cells
Posted on December 23, 2017 Comments (0)
Very cool. This next video gives a bit more information on how these amazing parts of our cells move material around inside or cells.
This stuff is so interesting. I wish this type of interesting material and informative animations was what my biology education was like in k-12 instead of the boring stuff my classes were instead. I hope students today have better science classes than I did.
It is amazing how such mechanisms evolved to “walk” along transportation microtubules inside our cells.
Related: Molecular Motor Proteins webcast by Ron Vale, Professor of Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology at the University of California, San Francisco (35 minutes) – Looking Inside Living Cells – Science Explained: Cool Video of ATP Synthase, Which Provides Usable Energy to Us – Exploring Eukaryotic Cells