Scoring a backstage pass: Mechanisms of ciliogenesis and ciliary access
- Author(s): Reiter, Jeremy
- Garcia-Gonzalo, FR
- Reiter, JF
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttp://europepmc.org/articles/PMC3373398?pdf=render
Cilia are conserved, microtubule-based cell surface projections that emanate from basal bodies, membranedocked centrioles. The beating of motile cilia and flagella enables cells to swim and epithelia to displace fluids. In contrast, most primary cilia do n