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Lelli et al. reveal that, by limiting F-actin growth, class III myosins regulate the early steps of auditory hair bundle shaping necessary for normal hearing. The hair cells of mice lacking myosin IIIa and IIIb form misshapen hair bundles (stereocilia in yellow) and abnormally long actin-filled protrusions (orange). Scanning electron micrograph colorized by J.-M. Panaud (Institut Pasteur).Image © 2016 Lelli et al.
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