*  Differential localization of the centromere-specific proteins in the major centromeric satellite of Arabidopsis thaliana |...
Distribution of centromere histone H3 over the 180 bp clusters. The HTR12 protein is a centromere-specific histone H3 variant ... Functional rice centromeres are marked by a satellite repeat and a centromere-specific retrotransposon. Plant Cell 14, 1691- ... a centromere variant and a phosphorylated form) might be linked to different roles in centromere functionality; the former for ... since it interacts directly with centromere DNA and replaces histone H3 at the kinetochore region of active centromeres ( ...
  http://jcs.biologists.org/content/117/14/2963.full
*  Dynamics of CENP‐N kinetochore binding during the cell cycle | Journal of Cell Science
A key step in this process involves binding of the constitutive centromere‐associated network (CCAN) to CENP‐A, the histone H3 ... Accurate chromosome segregation requires the assembly of kinetochores, multiprotein complexes that assemble on the centromere ...
  http://jcs.biologists.org/content/early/2011/11/17/jcs.088625
*  Centromeres - Comaiwiki
The role of CENH3 in centromere function. Following a close collaboration with the Chan lab and the demise of Simon Chan in the ... Han Tan's work aim to understand how certain chromosomes become highly rearranged in crosses between centromere-compromised ... with the centromere and its instability in outcrosses resulting in parent-specific genome elimination. We are investigating the ... early molecular events that lead to genome elimination in the zygote and early embryo resulting from crosses between centromere ...
  http://comailab.genomecenter.ucdavis.edu/index.php?title=Centromeres&oldid=3368
*  Centromere B Ab ELISA Kit - (KA1275) - Products - Abnova
Centromere B Ab ELISA Kit is an indirect solid phase enzyme immunoassay for the quantitative measurement of IgG class ... autoantibodies against Centromere B in human serum or plasma. (KA1275) - Products - Abnova ... Centromere B Ab ELISA Kit is an indirect solid phase enzyme immunoassay for the quantitative measurement of IgG class ...
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*  Pfam: Scm3
GF ID Scm3 #=GF AC PF10384.8 #=GF DE Centromere protein Scm3 #=GF AU Mistry J, Wood V #=GF SE Pfam-B_19394 (release 21.0) #=GF ... GF DR INTERPRO; IPR018465; #=GF CC Scm3 is a centromere protein that has been shown in #=GF CC Saccharomyces cerevisiae to be ... GF RN [4] #=GF RM 22820845 #=GF RT Evolutionary insights into the role of the essential centromere #=GF RT protein CAL1 in ... GF RN [2] #=GF RM 17704645 #=GF RT Domain Architectures of the Scm3p Protein Provide Insights into #=GF RT Centromere Function ...
  http://www.genome.jp/dbget-bin/www_bget?pfam:Scm3
*  Chromosome Centromeres Are Inherited Epigenetically - Redorbit
... attaches to the centromeres. In most organisms the position of the centromere is not determined by the DNA sequence. Scientists ... Therefore neo-centromeres might contribute to the emergence of new species.. The insights into the central role of CenH3 for ... Centromeres are specialised regions of the genome, which can be identified under the microscope as the primary constriction in ... Centromeres provide a platform for the development of a protein complex known as the kinetochore. During cell division, the ...
  http://www.redorbit.com/news/science/1112415890/chromosome-centromeres-are-inherited-epigenetically/
*  Major centromere autoantigen B
It is also considered a major centromere autoantigen recognized by sera from patients with anti-centromere antibodies. [ ... May organize arrays of centromere satellite DNA into a higher-order structure which then directs centromere formation and ... This gene product is a highly conserved protein that facilitates centromere formation. It is a DNA-binding protein that is ... This protein is proposed to play an important role in the assembly of specific centromere structures in interphase nuclei and ...
  https://pharos.nih.gov/idg/targets/P07199
*  CENP-C and CENP-I are key connecting factors for kinetochore and CENP-A assembly | Journal of Cell Science
Kinetochores assemble on centromere chromatin marked by nucleosomes containing the centromere-specific histone H3 variant CENP- ... The HAC-associated CENP-A signal was normalized to the average of centromere signals on the endogenous centromeres in the same ... 2009). Centromere-specific assembly of CENP-a nucleosomes is mediated by HJURP. Cell 137, 472-484. doi:10.1016/j.cell.2009.02. ... 2002). CENP-B box is required for de novo centromere chromatin assembly on human alphoid DNA. J. Cell Biol. 159, 765-775. doi: ...
  http://jcs.biologists.org/content/128/24/4572
*  Centromere [image] | EurekAlert! Science News
A new technique makes it much easier to study centromeres, and look for links to conditions such as Down syndrome. ... The centromere is the structure at the center of every X-shaped chromosome, where cells attached the long, thin spindles that ... The centromere is the structure at the center of every X-shaped chromosome, where cells attached the long, thin spindles that ... A new technique makes it much easier to study centromeres, and look for links to conditions such as Down syndrome. ...
  https://eurekalert.org/multimedia/pub/156437.php
*  WikiGenes - Centromere
CENP-H, a constitutive centromere component, is required for centromere targeting of CENP-C in vertebrate cells. Fukagawa, T., ... Associations of Centromere with chemical compounds. *A putative centromere has been identified that has a core region of about ... Anatomical context of Centromere. *We examined the role of CENP-H in centromere function and assembly by generating a ... Psychiatry related information on Centromere. *Mouse ali1 was mapped to a locus approximately 55.3 cM from the centromere on ...
  https://www.wikigenes.org/e/mesh/e/304.html
*  Centromere Antibody - Sclero Forums (MAIN) - Sclero Forums
I have a question about one test, the centromere antibo... ... Centromere Antibody * Announcements. * Jo Frowde: ISN Board of ... So from this it looks like a speckled pattern and centromere are two different antigens and two different indicators. I hope ... If the centromere antibody test is negative, how can you have a 1:320 speckled pattern. ... Homogeneous, speckled, nucleolar and centromere patterns refer to staining of different parts of the cell nucleus, whereas ...
  https://www.sclero.org/forums/topic/2269-centromere-antibody/
*  Centromere Protein B (CENPB) ELISA Kits
CENP-B protein , centromere protein B , Major centromere autoantigen B , CENP-B , centromere autoantigen B , major centromere ... Centromere Protein B (CENPB) ELISA Kits. CENPB product is a highly conserved protein that facilitates centromere formation. ... Additionally we are shipping Centromere Protein B Antibodies (41) and Centromere Protein B Proteins (7) and many more products ... More ELISA Kits for Centromere Protein B Interaction Partners. Mouse (Murine) Centromere Protein B (CENPB) interaction partners ...
  https://www.antibodies-online.com/abstract/Centromere+Protein+B+
*  Centromere activation | Journal of Cell Science
Functional centromeres are essential for the correct segregation of eukaryotic chromosomes during cell division but it is ... To find out, Hiroshi Masumoto and co-workers have investigated the reactivation of a functionally inactive centromere in human ...
  http://jcs.biologists.org/content/116/19/e1903
*  Cenph MGI Mouse Gene Detail - MGI:1349448 - centromere protein H
View mouse Cenph Chr13:100759674-100775899 with: phenotypes, sequences, polymorphisms, proteins, references, function, expression
  http://www.informatics.jax.org/marker/MGI:1349448
*  Conservation of the Centromere/Kinetochore Protein ZW10 | JCB
Evolution of Centromere/Kinetochore Proteins. All centromeres must perform the similar functions of connecting chromosomes to ... Conservation of the Centromere/Kinetochore Protein ZW10. Daniel A. Starr, Byron C. Williams, Zexiao Li, Bijan Etemad-Moghadam, ... Evidence that the MIF2 gene of Saccharomyces cerevisiaeencodes a centromere protein with homology to the mammalian centromere ... DNA is colored blue in all panels; in A, C, and E, HZW10 is colored red; in B, D, and F, centromeres as recognized by NR ...
  http://jcb.rupress.org/content/138/6/1289?ijkey=b8f73ff3f4cee63f88188497fbfbf3854da8faec&keytype2=tf_ipsecsha
*  Biology-Online • View topic - Centromeres
Can you tell me, how the centromere will break? Do you know, what does the centromere look like? ... There's a chemical change that causes the centromeres to separate. In cells with spindle formation inhibited, the centromeres ... Centromeres aren't circles like they're drawn in the books, they're just repetitie DNA sequences, and they look just like any ... Centromeres. Debate and discussion of any biological questions not pertaining to a particular topic. ...
  http://www.biology-online.org/biology-forum/post-115352.html
*  Linear Assembly of a Human Y Centromere using Nanopore Long Reads
... 31st July 2017 - BioRxiv. The human genome reference sequence ... allowing the first complete sequence characterization of a human centromere. ...
  https://nanoporetech.com/resource-centre/publications/linear-assembly-human-y-centromere-using-nanopore-long-reads
*  Mitotic Centromere-associated Kinesin Is Important for Anaphase Chromosome Segregation | JCB
Mitotic centromere-associated kinesin (MCAK) is recruited to the centromere at prophase and remains centromere associated until ... The centromere-associated proteins that bind to centromere DNA and have been implicated in organizing centromere structure in ... Several lagging centromeres are visible with one (arrow) residing close to the cleavage furrow. All centromeres appear to have ... For a single centromere of a bivalent pair to establish a bipolar attachment, the entire centromere would have to twist ...
  http://jcb.rupress.org/content/142/3/787
*  Centromere domain organization and histone modifications
Centromere structure appears to be organized in different, separable domains in order to accomplish these functions. Despite ... Also at the protein level few centromere proteins are conserved in all of these four organisms and many are unique to the ... Centromere domain organization and histone modifications. Bjerling, Pernilla Södertörn University, Avdelning Naturvetenskap. ... Centromere function requires the proper coordination of several subfunctions, such as kinetochore assembly, sister chromatid ...
  http://sh.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:508338
*  Connecting the histone acetyltransferase complex SAS-I to the centromere in S. cerevisiae
A role for Sas2 at the centromere was further confirmed in that a sas2 deletion (sas2 delta) disrupted the binding of Cse4 to ... The essential histone H3 variant Cse4 plays a crucial role at the centromere in S. cerevisiae, where it replaces histone H3 in ... suggesting a role for Sas2 in improving centromere stability. An important question resulted from our studies: is Sas2 able to ... that it assembles centromere specific (Cse4-H4)2 tetrameres. We found in our study that the histone H3 variant was able to ...
  https://edoc.hu-berlin.de/handle/18452/15787
*  Mislocalization of the Drosophila centromere-specific histone CIDpromotes formation of functional ectopic kinetochores -...
We conclude that CID mislocalization promotes formation of ectopic centromeres and multicentric chromosomes, which causes ... The centromere-specific histone variant CENP-A (CID in Drosophila) is a structural and functional foundation for kinetochore ... The centromere-specific histone variant CENP-A (CID in Drosophila) is a structural and functional foundation for kinetochore ... The centromere-specific histone variant CENP-A (CID in Drosophila) is a structural and functional foundation for kinetochore ...
  https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc882613/
*  Centromere - Wikipedia
Centromeres were first thought to be genetic loci that direct the behavior of chromosomes. The physical role of the centromere ... "Regional centromeres" is the term coined to describe most centromeres, which typically form on regions of preferred DNA ... In regional centromeres, DNA sequences contribute to but do not define function. Regional centromeres contain large amounts of ... Point centromeres are smaller and more compact. DNA sequences are both necessary and sufficient to specify centromere identity ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Centromere
*  The centromere: replication, recombination, reassembly :: University of Southern California Dissertations and Theses
Transcription at the centromere at S phase is also crucial for centromere reassembly. The coordination of replication and ... The centromere is a rigid, gene-silent heterochromatin region and is essential for faithful chromosome segregation. To ... I found that the loading of RNA Polymerase II at the centromere is independent from DNA replication. ❧ I also found that the ... A mutation cdc18-I43A that reduces Cdc18 association with Swi6 has no silencing defect at the centromere, but changes Swi6 ...
  http://digitallibrary.usc.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/p15799coll3/id/213298/rec/18