Soni Lacefield

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The spindle checkpoint rescues the meiotic segregation of chromosomes whose crossovers are far from the centromere
    Soni Lacefield
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nat Genet 39:1273-7. 2007
  2. pmc Recruiting a microtubule-binding complex to DNA directs chromosome segregation in budding yeast
    Soni Lacefield
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nat Cell Biol 11:1116-20. 2009
  3. pmc Consequences of defective tubulin folding on heterodimer levels, mitosis and spindle morphology in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Soni Lacefield
    Department of Biology and Center for Cancer Research, M I T, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Genetics 173:635-46. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Integrating functions at the kinetochore
    Soni L Shimoda
    Department of Biology and Center for Cancer Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Cell 109:9-12. 2002

Research Grants

  1. Molecular Analysis of the Kinetochore
    SONI SHIMODA; Fiscal Year: 2006

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint The spindle checkpoint rescues the meiotic segregation of chromosomes whose crossovers are far from the centromere
    Soni Lacefield
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University, 16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nat Genet 39:1273-7. 2007
    ..The tether partially rescues the segregation of chromosomes that lack crossovers...
  2. pmc Recruiting a microtubule-binding complex to DNA directs chromosome segregation in budding yeast
    Soni Lacefield
    Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nat Cell Biol 11:1116-20. 2009
    ..We conclude that tethering a single kinetochore protein to DNA triggers assembly of the complex structure that directs mitotic chromosome segregation...
  3. pmc Consequences of defective tubulin folding on heterodimer levels, mitosis and spindle morphology in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Soni Lacefield
    Department of Biology and Center for Cancer Research, M I T, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Genetics 173:635-46. 2006
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  4. ncbi request reprint Integrating functions at the kinetochore
    Soni L Shimoda
    Department of Biology and Center for Cancer Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Cell 109:9-12. 2002
    ..Kinetochore components have catalytic as well as structural activities. New evidence illustrates how these proteins integrate spindle morphogenesis with regulation of the timing and accuracy of chromosome segregation...

Research Grants1

  1. Molecular Analysis of the Kinetochore
    SONI SHIMODA; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..A characterization of the proteins involved in chromosome segregation and checkpoint activation could lead to a greater understanding of how human diseases, such as cancer, can be prevented. ..