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What does MAP stand for?

MAP stands for Microtubule-Associated Protein

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Craddock et al calculate enormous information capacity at low energy cost, demonstrate microtubule-associated protein logic gates, and show how patterns of phosphorylated tubulins in microtubules can control neuronal functions by triggering axonal firings, regulating synapses, and traversing scale.
com/prnh/20111129/LA13485LOGO-b) Hice1 is a novel microtubule-associated protein that is required for the maintenance of spindle integrity and chromosomal stability, and the phosphorylation of Hec1 by Nek2 kinase has been shown to modulate chromosome alignment and signaling of the spindle assembly checkpoint.
Microtubule-associated protein tau: Breast cancers with high tau expression were found to be less susceptible to paclitaxel but possibly more responsive to ixabepilone.
One particular group of heterogeneous dementias and movement disorders is characterized by intracellular accumulations of abnormal filaments called neurofibrillary tangles (NFT), formed by the microtubule-associated protein tau.