spectrosome

A germline specific spherical organelle, rich in membrane skeletal proteins. Precursor to the fusome. [GOC:bf]
National Institutes of Health

Topic mentions per year

Topic mentions per year

1995-2017
01219952017

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
2018
2018
Given the increased prevalence of cancer, respiratory diseases, and reproductive disorders, for which multifactorial origins are… (More)
Is this relevant?
2015
2015
Stem cells have remarkable self-renewal ability and differentiation potency, which are critical for tissue repair and tissue… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
2012
2012
Male germline stem cells (GSCs) in Drosophila melanogaster divide asymmetrically by orienting the mitotic spindle with respect to… (More)
Is this relevant?
2010
2010
In Drosophila ovaries, germline stem cells (GSCs) divide asymmetrically in the germaria to produce daughter GSCs and cystoblasts… (More)
Is this relevant?
2008
2008
The fusome plays an essential role in prefollicular germ cell development within insects such as Drosophila melanogaster. Alpha… (More)
Is this relevant?
2005
2005
Germ cell identity and development are controlled by autonomous cues in the germ plasm as well as by interactions between germ… (More)
Is this relevant?
1998
1998
To elucidate the potential role of localized components in the specification of the germ cell lineage we analyzed the composition… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Germline stem cells play a pivotal role in gametogenesis; yet little is known about how they are formed, how they divide to self… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • table 1
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
In the Drosophila ovary, membrane skeletal proteins such as the adducin-like Hts protein(s), spectrin, and ankyrin are found in… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Germline cysts containing 16 interconnected cells (cystocytes) are produced at an early stage of Drosophila oogenesis by… (More)
Is this relevant?