Omaya Dudin et al show in this publication how the actin cytoskeleton is focalized in a tight “fusion focus” in preparation for cell-cell fusion during the sexual life cycle. This permits the focalized delivery of enzymes that degrade the cell wall. This paper is also discussed in a comment in the same JCB issue.
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