Cell division: MAST sails through mitosis

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Successful mitosis requires coordinated activities of microtubules and numerous associated proteins. A recent study implicates the microtubule-associated protein MAST/Orbit in a surprisingly wide array of mitotic activities, ranging from maintaining mitotic spindle bipolarity to tethering chromosomes to the ends of microtubules.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R585-R587
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number17
StatePublished - Sep 3 2002

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)


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