- axial filament complex, of cilium or flagellum, not bacterial
- axonemal complex
- A bundle of microtubules and microtubule-associated proteins forming the core of each cilium or flagellum. In most eukaryotic cilia or flagella, an axoneme shaft has 20 microtubules arranged in nine doublets and two singlets.
Definition from: MeSH via Unified Medical Language System at the National Library of Medicine
- The bundle of microtubules and associated proteins that forms the core of cilia and flagella in eukaryotic cells and is responsible for their movements.
Definition from: Gene Ontology via Unified Medical Language System at the National Library of Medicine
See also Understanding Medical Terminology.