New insights into the macronuclear development in ciliates.

@article{Juranek2007NewII,
  title={New insights into the macronuclear development in ciliates.},
  author={Stefan Andreas Juranek and Hans Joachim Lipps},
  journal={International review of cytology},
  year={2007},
  volume={262},
  pages={219-51}
}
During macronuclear differentiation in ciliated protozoa, most amazing "DNA gymnastics" takes place, which includes DNA excision, DNA elimination, DNA reorganization, and DNA-specific amplification. Although the morphological events occurring during macronuclear development are well described, a detailed knowledge of the molecular mechanisms and the regulation of this differentiation process is still missing. However, recently several models have been proposed for the molecular regulation of… CONTINUE READING

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