Table 1.

Cell diameter of Dictyostelium amoebae expressing wild-type and altered forms of the 34 kDa protein

Cell typeCell diameter (Mean±s.d.)
AX-212.8±1.9 μm
34 kDa-/α-actinin-9.3±1.9μ m*
34 kDa-/α-actinin- + r34 kDa11.2±2.6μ m
34 kDa-/α-actinin- + 34 kDa ΔEF29.8±1.9μ m*
34 kDa-/α-actinin- + GFP10.0±3.6μ m*
34 kDa-/α-actinin- + 34 kDa GFP12.9±3.17μ m
  • The Mann-Whitney-Wilcoxon test was used to assess statistical significance of differences.

  • * Statistically different from AX-2 at α=0.01.

  • Statistically different from 34 kDa-/α-actinin- at α=0.01.