Centromere clustering: Where synapsis begins

Vijayalakshmi V. Subramanian, Andreas Hochwagen

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Abstract

Centromeres congregate into a large cluster called the chromocenter during Drosophila oogenesis. Two recent studies now define a function and a genetic basis for this remarkable structure.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalCurrent Biology
Volume21
Issue number22
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 22 2011

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Chromosome Pairing
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Cluster Analysis

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Centromere clustering : Where synapsis begins. / Subramanian, Vijayalakshmi V.; Hochwagen, Andreas.

In: Current Biology, Vol. 21, No. 22, 22.11.2011.

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Subramanian, Vijayalakshmi V. ; Hochwagen, Andreas. / Centromere clustering : Where synapsis begins. In: Current Biology. 2011 ; Vol. 21, No. 22.
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