Nuclear envelope: torn apart at mitosis.

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Serval ID
serval:BIB_23563
Type
Article: article from journal or magazin.
Publication sub-type
Review (review): journal as complete as possible of one specific subject, written based on exhaustive analyses from published work.
Collection
Publications
Institution
Title
Nuclear envelope: torn apart at mitosis.
Journal
Current Biology
Author(s)
Gönczy P.
ISSN
0960-9822
Publication state
Published
Issued date
2002
Volume
12
Number
7
Pages
R242-R244
Language
english
Notes
Publication types: Journal Article ; Review
Abstract
The findings of two recent studies suggest a novel mechanism for nuclear envelope breakdown in which cytoplasmic dynein anchored on the outside of the nucleus generates tension, thus triggering tearing of the nuclear envelope.
Keywords
Animals, CDC2 Protein Kinase/metabolism, Dynein ATPase/metabolism, Humans, Lamins, Microtubule-Associated Proteins/metabolism, Microtubules/metabolism, Microtubules/physiology, Mitosis/physiology, Nuclear Envelope/metabolism, Nuclear Envelope/physiology, Nuclear Proteins/metabolism
Pubmed
Web of science
Open Access
Yes
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19/11/2007 13:19
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20/08/2019 14:01
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