Caught Nek-ing: cilia and centrioles

@article{Quarmby2005CaughtNC,
  title={Caught Nek-ing: cilia and centrioles},
  author={Lynne M Quarmby and Moe R Mahjoub},
  journal={Journal of Cell Science},
  year={2005},
  volume={118},
  pages={5161 - 5169}
}
The Nek family of cell-cycle kinases is widely represented in eukaryotes and includes numerous proteins that were described only recently and remain poorly characterized. Comparing Neks in the context of clades allows us to examine the question of whether microbial eukaryotic Neks, although not strictly orthologs of their vertebrate counterparts, can provide clues to ancestral functions that might be retained in the vertebrate Neks. Relatives of the Nek2/NIMA proteins play important roles at… Expand
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