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mitotic chromosome condensation

The cell cycle process in which chromatin structure is compacted prior to and during mitosis in eukaryotic cells. [GOC:mah, ISBN:0815316194]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Chromosome condensation is a hallmark of mitosis in eukaryotes and is a prerequisite for faithful segregation of genetic material… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Condensation and segregation of mitotic chromosomes is a critical process for cellular propagation, and, in mammals, mitotic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
A defining feature of mitosis is the reorganization of chromosomes into highly condensed structures capable of withstanding… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Background:  Histone H3 (H3) phosphorylation plays important roles in mitotic chromosome condensation. We reported that H3… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We have studied the role of core histone tails in the assembly of mitotic chromosomes using Xenopus egg extracts. Incubation of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Histone H3 (H3) phosphorylation at Ser10 occurs during mitosis in eukaryotes and was recently shown to play an important role in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
13S condensin is a multisubunit protein complex essential for mitotic chromosome condensation in Xenopus egg extracts. Purified… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Abstract. We have generated and characterized a novel site-specific antibody highly specific for the phosphorylated form of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
DNA topoisomerase I (topo I) is known to participate in the process of DNA replication, but is not essential in Saccharomyces… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We report here a chromosomal protein that plays an essential role in mitotic chromosome condensation in Xenopus egg extracts. Two… Expand
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