1-4 of 4
Keywords: meiosis
Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Essays Biochem (2020) 64 (2): 251–261.
Published: 14 August 2020
...Jessica E. Fellmeth; Kim S. McKim While many of the proteins involved in the mitotic centromere and kinetochore are conserved in meiosis, they often gain a novel function due to the unique needs of homolog segregation during meiosis I (MI). CENP-C is a critical component of the centromere for...
Essays Biochem (2020) 64 (2): 263–275.
Published: 15 June 2020
...Binyam Mogessie Eggs are produced from progenitor oocytes through meiotic cell division. Fidelity of meiosis is critical for healthy embryogenesis – fertilisation of aneuploid eggs that contain the wrong number of chromosomes is a leading cause of genetic disorders including Down’s syndrome, human...
Essays Biochem (2020) 64 (2): 277–287.
Published: 14 May 2020
...Gisela Cairo; Soni Lacefield Faithful chromosome segregation in mitosis and meiosis requires that chromosomes properly attach to spindle microtubules. Initial kinetochore-microtubule attachments are often incorrect and rely on error correction mechanisms to release improper attachments, allowing...
Essays Biochem (2020) 64 (2): 193–203.
Published: 14 May 2020
...Reinier F. Prosée; Joanna M. Wenda; Florian A. Steiner The aim of mitosis is to segregate duplicated chromosomes equally into daughter cells during cell division. Meiosis serves a similar purpose, but additionally separates homologous chromosomes to produce haploid gametes for sexual reproduction...