Unravelling the tangled web at the microtubule-organizing center.


Journal Article (Review)

The last year has seen dramatic progress in the use of genetic and biochemical approaches to identify microtubule-organizing center components. The use of vertebrate and invertebrate egg extracts has allowed the development of novel assays for centrosome duplication and activation. A variety of mutations in fungi are being used to sort out the pathway of spindle pole body duplication.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Rose, MD; Biggins, S; Satterwhite, LL

Published Date

  • February 1993

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 5 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 105 - 115

PubMed ID

  • 8448021

Pubmed Central ID

  • 8448021

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1879-0410

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0955-0674

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0955-0674(05)80015-8


  • eng