Movies Kinesin Motility

Beads coated with Kinesin-1 from Drosophila melanogaster (DmKHC) walking along suspended microtubules

Kinesin-1 follows the protofilament axis of microtubules.

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Beads coated with heteromeric Kinesin-2 from various organisms (Xenopus, C.Elegans, sea urchin) walking along suspended microtubules

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Beads coated with heteromeric Kinesin-2 from mouse walking along suspended microtubules

Heteromeric Kinesin-2 from mouse (KIF3a/3b) follows the protofilament axis similar to kinesin-1.

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