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Ciboulot

A 14.4 kDa protein from Drosophila  with three thymosin-like repeats (Boquet et al, 2000).  Ciboulot binds to G-actin in much the same way as profilin does.  Like the profiin:actin complex, the ciboulet:actin complex can add to the barbed end of the filament but not the pointed end. 

References:-

Boquet, I., Boujemaa, R., Carlier, M.-F. & Preat, T. (2000). "Ciboulot regulates actin assembly during Drosophila brain metamorphosis." Cell 102, 797-808.

 
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