Waves, rings, and trails: The scenic landscape of axonal actin

J Cell Biol. 2016 Jan 18;212(2):131-4. doi: 10.1083/jcb.201511016. Epub 2016 Jan 11.


The goal of this article is to provide the reader a snapshot of recent studies on axonal actin--largely emerging from superresolution and live-imaging experiments--and place this new information in context with earlier studies.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural

MeSH terms

  • Actins / physiology*
  • Axons / physiology*


  • Actins