actins is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

actins Scrabble score: 8

Meaning of actins

  • ACTIN, a protein in muscle tissue [n]
  • globulin that is present in muscle plasma and that in connection with myosin plays an important role in muscle contraction
  • a cellular protein found especially in microfilaments (as those comprising myofibrils) and active in muscular contraction, cellular movement, and maintenance of cell shape