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Spindle Pole Body

Known as: SPB, Body, Spindle Pole, Spindle Pole Bodies 
The spindle pole body (SPB) is the microtubule organizing center (MTOC) in the yeast Saccharomyces that plays a pivotal role in such diverse… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The spindle pole body (SPB) is the sole site of microtubule nucleation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae; yet, details of its assembly… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Many types of differentiated eukaryotic cells display microtubule distributions consistent with nucleation from… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Yeast spindle pole bodies (SPBs) duplicate once per cell cycle by a conservative mechanism resulting in a pre-existing 'old' and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The spindle pole body (SPB) is the major microtubule-organizing center of budding yeast and is the functional equivalent of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The "cut" mutants of Schizosaccharomyces pombe are defective in spindle formation and/or chromosome segregation, but they proceed… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The cycle of spindle pole body (SPB) duplication, differentiation, and segregation in Schizosaccharomyces pombe is different from… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The spindle pole body (SPB) is the microtubule organizing center (MTOC) in the yeast Saccharomyces that plays a pivotal role in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Previously we isolated tub2-423, a cold-sensitive allele of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae gene encoding β-tubulin that confers a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Spindle formation in fission yeast occurs by the interdigitation of two microtubule arrays extending from duplicated spindle pole… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We have recently discovered that the mipA gene of A. nidulans encodes gamma-tubulin, a new member of the tubulin superfamily. To… Expand
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