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Centromere

Known as: Centromeres 
OBSOLETE. The region of a eukaryotic chromosome that is attached to the spindle during nuclear division. It is defined genetically as the region of… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Satellite DNAs are now regarded as powerful and active contributors to genomic and chromosomal evolution. Paired with mobile… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Centromeres are the chromosomal domains required to ensure faithful transmission of the genome during cell division. They have a… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Maintenance of an intact genome is essential for cellular and organismal homeostasis. The centromere is a specialized chromosomal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) is a major crop plant and a model system for fruit development. Solanum is one of the largest… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Inherited genetic variation has a critical but as yet largely uncharacterized role in human disease. Here we report a public… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Chromosome orientation and alignment within the mitotic spindle requires the Aurora B protein kinase and the mitotic centromere… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The centromere is a chromosomal locus that ensures delivery of one copy of each chromosome to each daughter at cell division… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Small interfering RNAs (siRNAs) and microRNAs (miRNAs) are two types of ∼22–nucleotide (nt) noncoding RNAs that play important… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Every eukaryotic chromosome has a centromere, the locus responsible for poleward movement at mitosis and meiosis. Although… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Sera from patients with scleroderma contained several autoantibodies to nuclear antigens which were distinguished by different… Expand
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