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Dominant mutations in RP1L1 are responsible for occult macular dystrophy.
Occult macular dystrophy (OMD) is an inherited macular dystrophy characterized by progressive loss of macular function but normal ophthalmoscopic appearance. Typical OMD is characterized by a centralExpand
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Probing the mechanical architecture of the vertebrate meiotic spindle
Accurate chromosome segregation during meiosis depends on the assembly of a microtubule-based spindle of proper shape and size. Current models for spindle-size control focus on reactionExpand
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Mechanical impulses can control metaphase progression in a mammalian cell
Chromosome segregation machinery is controlled by mechanochemical regulation. Tension in a mitotic spindle, which is balanced by molecular motors and polymerization-depolymerization dynamics ofExpand
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Isolation and Structures of New Azaphilone Derivatives, Falconensins E-G, from Emericella falconensis and Absolute Configurations of Falconensins A-G
Three new azaphilone derivatives designated falconensins E (5), F (6), and G (7) were isolated from the mycelium of Emericella falconensis, along with falconensins A (1), B (2), C (3), D (4), and HExpand
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Phylogenetic Relationships between Vorticella convallaria and Other Species Inferred from Small Subunit rRNA Gene Sequences
Abstract Vorticellid ciliates generally dwell in freshwater. In nature, the species have up until now been identified by comparison with previous descriptions. It is difficult to identify betweenExpand
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New penicillide derivatives isolated from Penicillium simplicissimum
Two new penicillide derivatives, secopenicillides A (3) and B (4), were isolated along with penicillide (1) and purpactin A (2), and altenusin (5) and dehydroaltenusin (6), the antifungal substancesExpand
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Molecular characteristics of four Japanese cases with KCNV2 retinopathy: Report of novel disease-causing variants
Purpose To describe the molecular characteristics of four Japanese patients with cone dystrophy with supernormal rod responses (CDSRR). Methods Four individuals with a clinical andExpand
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Inhibitory effects of falconensins on 12-O-tetradecanoylphorbol-13-acetate-induced inflammatory ear edema in mice
Fifteen derivatives of falconensin were examined for their inhibitory activity against the induction of ear edema in mouse ear by application of 12-O-tetradecanoylphorbol-13-acetate (TPA). It wasExpand
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New citrinin derivatives isolated from Penicillium citrinum
Three new coupling compounds derived from citrinin (9) and 2,3,4-trimethyl-5,7-dihydroxy-2,3-dihydrobenzofuran (8) – penicitrinone A (1), penicitrinol A (2) and penicitrinone B (3) – and a newExpand
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Falconensins A, B, C, and D, New Compounds Related to Azaphilone, from Emericella falconensis
Four new compounds related to azaphilones, designated falconensins A (1), B (2), C (3), and D (4), were isolated from the mycelium of Emericella falconensis, a new ascomycetous fungus isolated fromExpand
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