attachment of spindle microtubules to kinetochore

Known as: spindle kinetochore attachment, attachment of spindle microtubules to chromosome, microtubule anchoring at kinetochore 
The process in which spindle microtubules become physically associated with the proteins making up the kinetochore complex. [GOC:vw, PMID:10322137]
National Institutes of Health

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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Precise control of the attachment strength between kinetochores and spindle microtubules is essential to preserve genomic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Most solid tumors are aneuploid, and many missegregate chromosomes at high rates in a phenomenon called chromosomal instability… (More)
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2010
2010
The establishment and maintenance of proper attachment of kinetochores to microtubules are required to prevent chromosome… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Accurate chromosome segregation is dependent upon stable attachment of kinetochores to spindle microtubules during mitosis. A… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Point and regional centromeres specify a unique site on each chromosome for kinetochore assembly. The point centromere in budding… (More)
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2008
2008
Protein acetylation and deacetylation play key roles in multiple physiological functions. Histone deacetylase 3 (HDAC3) is a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Kinetochore attachment to spindle microtubule plus-ends is necessary for accurate chromosome segregation during cell division in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
A major goal in the study of vertebrate mitosis is to identify proteins that create the kinetochore-microtubule attachment site… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The movement of sister chromatids to opposite spindle poles during anaphase depends on the prior capture of sister kinetochores… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We have previously identified the opium alkaloid noscapine as a microtubule interacting agent that binds stoichiometrically to… (More)
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