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spindle elongation

The cell cycle process in which the distance is lengthened between poles of the spindle. [GOC:ai]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND The formation of a bipolar spindle is an essential step during cell division. Bipolar spindle assembly is driven by… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The spindle midzone-composed of antiparallel microtubules, microtubule-associated proteins (MAPs), and motors-is the structure… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Control of mitotic cell cycles by the anaphase-promoting complex or cyclosome (APC/C) ubiquitin ligase depends on its… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
During cell division, chromosome segregation must be coordinated with cell cleavage so that cytokinesis occurs after chromosomes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
During anaphase, spindle elongation pulls sister chromatids apart until each pair is fully separated. In turn, cytokinesis… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Accurate nuclear position is essential for each daughter cell to receive one DNA complement. In budding yeast, a surveillance… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We have identified a novel human protein, PRC1, that is involved in cytokinesis. PRC1 is a good substrate for several CDKs in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
In higher eukaryotic cells, the spindle forms along with chromosome condensation in mitotic prophase. In metaphase, chromosomes… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Dynein motor isoforms have been implicated as potential kinetochore-associated motors that power chromosome-to-pole movements… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
We have studied microtubule behavior in late anaphase and telophase spindles of PtK1 cells, using fluoresceinated tubulin (DTAF… Expand
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