Chromosome dynamics: Actin's gone fishing

Rania S. Rizk, Claire E. Walczak

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Chromosome congression and segregation have been widely known to be coordinated by the function of the dynamic spindle microtubules. But recent work suggests that oocytes may employ a unique actin-dependent mechanism of chromosome delivery to the spindle.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R841-R842
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number20
StatePublished - Oct 25 2005

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)

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