axonemal dynein complex

id: GO:0005858
name: axonemal dynein complex
namespace: cellular_component
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: A dynein complex found in eukaryotic cilia and flagella; the motor domain heads interact with adjacent microtubules to generate a sliding force which is converted to a bending motion. May contain two or three dynein heavy chains as well as several light chains.

Parent Functions

GO:0030286dynein complex
GO:0044447axoneme part