Chromosome dynamics: Actin's gone fishing

Rania S. Rizk, Claire Walczak

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Abstract

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
JournalCurrent Biology
Volume15
Issue number20
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 25 2005

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Chromosome Segregation
Chromosomes
Microtubules
Oocytes
actin
Actins
chromosomes
microtubules
oocytes

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Chromosome dynamics : Actin's gone fishing. / Rizk, Rania S.; Walczak, Claire.

In: Current Biology, Vol. 15, No. 20, 25.10.2005.

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