pairing center

Known as: homolog recognition region 
A special chromosome region located towards one end of a chromosome that contains dispersed copies of short, repetitive DNA sequences and functions… (More)
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1993-2015
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2015
2015
Meiotic chromosome segregation requires pairwise association between homologs, stabilized by the synaptonemal complex (SC). Here… (More)
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2012
2012
In preparation for meiotic chromosome segregation, homologous chromosomes need to pair, synapse (i.e., assemble the synaptonemal… (More)
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2011
2011
During meiosis, chromosomes must find and align with their homologous partners. SUN and KASH-domain protein pairs play a… (More)
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2011
2011
Homologous chromosome pairing is a prerequisite to establish physical linkage between homologs, which is critical for faithful… (More)
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2009
2009
We have characterized two post-translational histone modifications in Caenorhabditis elegans on a genomic scale. Micrococcal… (More)
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2008
2008
Having reflected on the discrepancy between various views of chromosome behavior during meiosis, we propose an alternative… (More)
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2007
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2007
We identify a highly specific mutation (jf18) in the Caenorhabditis elegans nuclear envelope protein matefin MTF-1/SUN-1 that… (More)
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2005
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2005
The him-8 gene is essential for proper meiotic segregation of the X chromosomes in C. elegans. Here we show that loss of him-8… (More)
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1994
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1994
This study reports the characterization of a cis-acting locus on the Caenorhabditis elegans X chromosome that is crucial for… (More)
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1993
1993
Previous studies have shown that isolated portions of Caenorhabditis elegans chromosomes are not equally capable of meiotic… (More)
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