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Figure 2

From: Model based dynamics analysis in live cell microtubule images

Figure 2

In each frame, length of a MT is estimated by the Euclidean distance between a fixed point on the MT, called the origin, and the MT tip, (a). Shortening length between two consecutive frames is calculated as the difference of respective lengths. This estimate may not reflect the actual shortening as shown in (b).

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