filopodia

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filopodia

[‚fil·ə′pōd·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
Filamentous pseudopodia.
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Here we will focus on how the underlying actin filament bundle regulates filopodium growth and retraction cycles at the micrometer and seconds scales.
The membrane reserve serves as morphological basis for the volume homeostasis maintenance of animal cells [1] presented by plasmalemma formations (folds, filopodium, lamelopodium etc.).
The integrin alpha6beta1 modulation of PI3K and Cdc42 activities induces dynamic filopodium formation in human platelets.