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spindle assembly

Known as: bipolar spindle formation, bipolar spindle biosynthesis, spindle biosynthesis 
The aggregation, arrangement and bonding together of a set of components to form the spindle, the array of microtubules and associated molecules that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Error-free chromosome segregation requires stable attachment of sister kinetochores to the opposite spindle poles (amphitelic… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
The most dramatic changes in eukaryotic cytoskeletal organization and dynamics occur during passage through mitosis. Although… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Background Tobacco smoking is responsible for over 90% of lung cancer cases, and yet the precise molecular alterations induced by… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Chromosome segregation in mammalian oocytes is driven by a microtubule spindle lacking centrosomes. Here, we analyze centrosome… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In cells lacking centrosomes, such as those found in female meiosis, chromosomes must nucleate and stabilize microtubules in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
In Xenopus laevis egg extracts, TPX2 is required for the Ran-GTP-dependent assembly of microtubules around chromosomes. Here we… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Abstract The small GTPase Ran, bound to GTP, is required for the induction of spindle formation by chromosomes in M phase. High… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The small GTPase Ran, bound to GTP, is required for the induction of spindle formation by chromosomes in M phase. High… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND In cells lacking centrosomes, the microtubule-organizing activity of the centrosome is substituted for by the combined… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
We have isolated a human homolog of Xenopus Eg5, a kinesin-related motor protein implicated in the assembly and dynamics of the… Expand
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