polar microtubule

Known as: pole-to-pole microtubule 
Any of the spindle microtubules that come from each pole and overlap at the spindle midzone. This interdigitating structure consisting of… (More)

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1978-2016
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2015
2015
Microtubules and motor proteins are building blocks of self-organized subcellular biological structures such as the mitotic… (More)
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2008
2008
Continuous poleward movement of tubulin is a hallmark of metaphase spindle dynamics in higher eukaryotic cells and is essential… (More)
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2006
2006
The plant cortical microtubule array is a unique acentrosomal array that is essential for plant morphogenesis. To understand how… (More)
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2006
2006
Shortened kinetochore microtubules take separated chromatids to the opposing spindle poles in anaphase. Fission yeast Dis1… (More)
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1994
1994
We have proposed previously a kinetochore motor-polar ejection model for chromosome congression to the metaphase plate where… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
During mitosis in cultured newt pneumocytes, one or more chromosomes may become positioned well removed (greater than 50 microns… (More)
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1990
1990
To examine the dependence of poleward force at a kinetochore on the number of kinetochore microtubules (kMTs), we altered the… (More)
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1990
1990
We describe a new component of the kinetochore region of Chinese hamster ovary cells, which was characterised using a monoclonal… (More)
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1987
1987
Intact chicken sensory neurites have the same microtubule polarity reported for nongrowing axons in intact organisms. The… (More)
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1986
1986
The movements of many cytoplasmic vesicles follow the paths of microtubules, some moving in one direction and others moving in… (More)
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