The septin cortex at the yeast mother-bud neck.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

A specialized cortical domain is organized by the septins at the necks of budding yeast cells. Recent findings suggest that this domain serves as a diffusion barrier and also as a local cell-shape sensor. We review these findings along with what is known about the organization of the septin cortex and its regulation during the cell cycle.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Gladfelter, AS; Pringle, JR; Lew, DJ

Published Date

  • December 2001

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 4 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 681 - 689

PubMed ID

  • 11731320

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1369-5274

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s1369-5274(01)00269-7


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England