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Gamma-Tubulin Ring Complex

Known as: Gamma-TuRC, gamma-tubulin ring complex location, gammaTuRC 
A multiprotein complex composed of gamma-tubulin and other non-tubulin proteins that forms a flexible open ring structure thought to be the unit of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
We report that microtubule (MT) nucleation at the Golgi apparatus requires AKAP450, a centrosomal γ‐TuRC‐interacting protein that… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The centrosome is the major microtubule organizing structure in somatic cells. Centrosomal microtubule nucleation depends on the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The centrosome organizes microtubules by controlling nucleation and anchoring processes. In mammalian cells, subdistal appendages… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Microtubule assembly is initiated by the gamma-tubulin ring complex (gamma-TuRC). In yeast, the microtubule is nucleated from… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Microtubule nucleation from centrosomes involves a lockwasher-shaped protein complex containing gamma-tubulin, named the gamma… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The gamma-tubulin ring complex (gammaTuRC) is a protein complex of relative molecular mass approximately 2.2 x 10(6) that… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
γ-tubulin exists in two related complexes in Drosophila embryo extracts (Moritz, M., Y. Zheng, B.M. Alberts, and K. Oegema. 1998… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Ran, a small guanosine triphosphatase, is suggested to have additional functions beyond its well-characterized role in nuclear… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Pericentrin and γ-tubulin are integral centrosome proteins that play a role in microtubule nucleation and organization. In this… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Previous studies indicate that γ tubulin ring complex (γTuRC) can nucleate microtubule assembly and may be important in… Expand
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