The ABCs of CENPs

@article{Perpelescu2011TheAO,
  title={The ABCs of CENPs},
  author={Marinela Perpelescu and Tatsuo Fukagawa},
  journal={Chromosoma},
  year={2011},
  volume={120},
  pages={425-446}
}
Equal distribution of DNA in mitosis requires the assembly of a large proteinaceous ensemble onto the centromeric DNA, called the kinetochore. With few exceptions, kinetochore specification is independent of the DNA sequence and is determined epigenetically by deposition at the centromeric chromatin of special nucleosomes containing an H3-related histone… CONTINUE READING