Spindle Poles

Known as: Pole, Spindle, Poles, Spindle, Spindle Pole 
Either of the ends of a spindle, where spindle microtubules are organized; usually contains a microtubule organizing center and accessory molecules… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
During the formation of the metaphase spindle in animal somatic cells, kinetochore microtubule bundles (K fibers) are often… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The proper segregation of sister chromatids in mitosis depends on bipolar attachment of all chromosomes to the mitotic spindle… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Spindle alignment is the process in which the two spindle poles are directed toward preselected and opposite cell ends. In… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
How sister kinetochores attach to microtubules from opposite spindle poles during mitosis (bi-orientation) remains poorly… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The spindle checkpoint prevents errors in chromosome segregation by inhibiting anaphase onset until all chromosomes have aligned… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
NuMA is a large nuclear protein whose relocation to the spindle poles is required for bipolar mitotic spindle assembly. We show… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
TPX2, the targeting protein for Xenopus kinesin-like protein 2 (Xklp2), was identified as a microtubule-associated protein that… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
NuMA is a nuclear protein during interphase but redistributes to the spindle poles early in mitosis. To investigate its role… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Yeast spindle pole bodies (SPBs) with attached nuclear microtubles were enriched approximately 600-fold from yeast cell extracts… (More)
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