Comparing Kinesin and Dynein

If you were comparing the molecular structure of kinesin and dynein, which part (heads or tails) would you expect to be most similar between them? Why?

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...tion is that the head (heavy chains) of the protein binds to the microtubule, and contains an ATP-hydrolysis domain (to get the energy needed for the 'motor') in both cases. The tail (light chain) domains in both cases are ...