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anterograde

(ˈæntərəʊˌɡreɪd)
adj
moving forwards, in the normal direction of flowbelonging to the period subsequent to a trauma
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Adj.1.anterograde - of amnesiaanterograde - of amnesia; affecting time immediately following trauma
retrograde - of amnesia; affecting time immediately preceding trauma
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The transport of ciliary proteins from the cytoplasm to the ciliary tip, known as anterograde transport, depends on the heterotrimeric kinesin-2 protein, which consists of two motor subunits, KIF3A and KIF3B, and an accessory subunit, the kinesin-associated protein (KAP) [18].
In order to assess whether MAPT phosphorylation dynamics is important for anterograde transport and thereby for insulin trafficking, we included the phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase (PI3K) inhibitor, Wortmannin [43].
Mitochondrial trafficking depends primarily on kinesins for anterograde transport and dyneins for retrograde transport (Goldstein and Yang, 2000).

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