Meiotic Spindle Apparatus

Known as: Spindles, Meiotic, Spindle, Meiotic, Meiotic Spindle 
A spindle that forms as part of meiosis. Several proteins, such as budding yeast Spo21p, fission yeast Spo2 and Spo13, and C. elegans mei-1, localize… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Mature mammalian oocytes are poised for completing meiosis II (MII) on fertilization by positioning the spindle close to an… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The KinI kinesin MCAK is a microtubule depolymerase important for governing spindle microtubule dynamics during chromosome… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Successful reproduction in mammals requires a competent egg, which is formed during meiosis through two assymetrical cell… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We describe the molecular characterization of zyg-9, a maternally acting gene essential for microtubule organization and function… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
To examine the effects of maternal ageing on the meiotic apparatus, we obtained oocytes from naturally cycling women in two age… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We have used time-lapse laser scanning confocal microscopy to directly examine microtubule reorganization during meiotic spindle… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The effect on the microtubule system of human oocytes of cooling to room temperature for either 10 or 30 minutes has been… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
Neuroblast cells in larvae homozygous for mutant alleles of the locus polo show a high frequency of metaphases in which the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Experiments were carried out to determine the origin of cortical polarity in mouse eggs and its possible relation to the meiotic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Centrioles are present in oogonia and oocytes of hamsters, mice, rats, gerbils and man up to the pachytene stage. In subsequent… (More)
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