Active matter: Microtubules and molecular motors

Our group is currently working with microtubules and molecular motors as an example of “active matter”, in this case, self-propelling, interacting biopolymers.
Microtubule spools rotate in the presence of ATP
Formation of a microtubule spool





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Soft Matter and biophysics at the University of California, Merced