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Baum, B. (2002). Drosophila oogenesis: generating an axis of polarity.  Curr. Biol. 12(24): R835--R837.
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New studies of moesin function during Drosophila oogenesis show that Dmoesin tethers actin to the oocyte membrane. Interestingly, Dmoesin and an intact cortex are also required to stabilise ooycte polarity.

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MOESIN crosslinks actin and cell membrane in Drosophila oocytes and is required for OSKAR anchoring.
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    English
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    Curr. Biol.
    Title
    Current Biology
    Publication Year
    1991-
    ISBN/ISSN
    0960-9822
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