KIF2C gene

Known as: KIF2C, KNSL6, MCAK 
This gene is involved in microtubule dynamics.
National Institutes of Health

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1994-2018
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2011
2011
The transient mitotic histone H3 phosphorylation by various protein kinases regulates chromosome condensation and segregation… (More)
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2007
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2007
The human genome has three unique genes coding for kinesin-13 proteins called Kif2a, Kif2b, and MCAK (Kif2c). Kif2a and MCAK have… (More)
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2006
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2006
The microtubule cytoskeleton is a dynamic structure in which the lengths of the microtubules are tightly regulated. One… (More)
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2005
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2005
Kar3, a Saccharomyces cerevisiae Kinesin-14, is essential for karyogamy and meiosis I but also has specific functions during… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Sister kinetochores must bind microtubules in a bipolar fashion to equally segregate chromosomes during mitosis. The… (More)
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2004
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2004
In cells lacking centrosomes, such as those found in female meiosis, chromosomes must nucleate and stabilize microtubules in… (More)
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2004
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2004
The complex behavior of chromosomes during mitosis is accomplished by precise binding and highly regulated polymerization… (More)
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2004
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2004
The KinI kinesin MCAK is a microtubule depolymerase important for governing spindle microtubule dynamics during chromosome… (More)
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2004
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2004
The XMAP215/Dis1 MAP family is thought to regulate microtubule plus-end assembly in part by antagonizing the catastrophe… (More)
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2003
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2003
MCAK belongs to the Kin I subfamily of kinesin-related proteins, a unique group of motor proteins that are not motile but instead… (More)
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