manchette

A conical shaped array of microtubules that completely covers the nucleus of a spermatid, thought to be involved in sperm head elongation. [PMID… (More)
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2013
2013
KIF3A motor protein is responsible for intraflagellar transport, which is required for protein delivery during axoneme formation… (More)
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2009
2009
During spermiogenesis, round spermatids are converted into motile sperm in mammals. The mechanisms responsible for sperm… (More)
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2005
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2005
CLIP-170 is a microtubule "plus-end-tracking protein" implicated in the control of microtubule dynamics, dynactin localization… (More)
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2004
Review
2004
A combination of exogenous contractile forces generated by a stack of F-actin-containing hoops embracing the apical region of the… (More)
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2001
2001
Spermiogenesis pursues three major objectives: (1) The safeguard of the male genome within the confines of a compact nucleus. (2… (More)
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2000
2000
Actin related protein of vertebrate, Arp1, is a major component of the dynactin complex. To characterise and localise Arp1 during… (More)
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1997
1997
Nuclear condensation during spermiogenesis in the ostrich follows the basic pattern established in other vertebrates. The fine… (More)
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1994
1994
During spermiogenesis, the shape of the spermatid nucleus, which is spherical, changes and it becomes the sperm head. A… (More)
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1993
1993
To identify proteins which interact with and potentially modulate the function of microtubules during spermatogenesis, we… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
Structural features of the mouse and rat manchette and the role of the manchette in shaping the spermatid nucleus were… (More)
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