The first spindle formation in brown algal zygotes

@article{Motomura2004TheFS,
  title={The first spindle formation in brown algal zygotes},
  author={Taizo Motomura and Chikako Nagasato},
  journal={Hydrobiologia},
  year={2004},
  volume={512},
  pages={171-176}
}
Regulation of the first spindle formation in brown algal zygotes was described. It is well known that there are three types of sexual reproduction in brown algae; isogamy, anisogamy and oogamy. Paternal inheritance of centrioles can be observed in all these cases, similar to animal fertilization. In isogamy and anisogamy, female centrioles (= flagellar basal bodies) selectively disappear and male centrioles remain after fertilization. In a typical oogamy (e.g. fucoid members), liberated egg… CONTINUE READING

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