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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The centromere is responsible for accurate chromosome segregation. Mammalian centromeres are specified epigenetically, with all… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Centromeres are the last frontiers of complex eukaryotic genomes, consisting of highly repetitive sequences that resist mapping… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The definition of centromeres of human chromosomes requires a complete genomic understanding of these regions. Toward this end… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In yeast, anaphase depends on cohesin cleavage. How anaphase is controlled in vertebrates is unknown because their cohesins… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
A set of genomic plasmid banks was constructed using the centromere-containing yeast shuttle vector YCp50. The centromere… (More)
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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… (More)
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