metaphase plate congression

Known as: chromosome congression 
The alignment of chromosomes at the metaphase plate (spindle equator), a plane halfway between the poles of the spindle. [GOC:ai]

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2007
Highly Cited
2007
During mitosis, the motor molecule cytoplasmic dynein plays key direct and indirect roles in organizing microtubules (MTs) into a… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Coordination of cytokinesis with chromosome congression and segregation is critical for proper cell division, but the mechanism… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The spindle checkpoint ensures faithful chromosome segregation by linking the onset of anaphase to the establishment of bipolar… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The complex behavior of chromosomes during mitosis is accomplished by precise binding and highly regulated polymerization… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
During mitosis, the recruitment of spindle-checkpoint-associated proteins to the kinetochore occurs in a defined order. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Genetic evidence is mounting that survivin plays a crucial role in mitosis, but its exact role in human cell division remains… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The spindle checkpoint delays sister chromatid separation until all chromosomes have undergone bipolar spindle attachment… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Chromokinesins have been postulated to provide the polar ejection force needed for chromosome congression during mitosis. We have… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Most models of mitotic congression and segregation assume that only poleward pulling forces occur at kinetochores. However, there… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
We have microinjected biotinylated tubulin into mitotic fibroblast cells to identify the sites in the spindle at which new… (More)
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