Nick T Peters
Affiliation: University of Utah
- Kinesin-5 motors are required for organization of spindle microtubules in Silvetia compressa zygotesNick T Peters
Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
BMC Plant Biol 6:19. 2006..Monastrol, a chemical inhibitor specific to the Kinesin-5 family of motor proteins, was used to examine the functional roles of Kinesin-5 proteins during the first, asymmetric cell division cycle in the brown alga Silvetia compressa...
- Phospholipase D signaling regulates microtubule organization in the fucoid alga Silvetia compressaNick T Peters
Department of Biology, University of Utah, 257 South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
Plant Cell Physiol 48:1764-74. 2007..This is the first report describing the signaling pathways that regulate cytoskeletal organization in the stramenopile (heterokont) lineage...
- Localization and function of Kinesin-5-like proteins during assembly and maintenance of mitotic spindles in Silvetia compressaNick T Peters
Biology Department, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
BMC Res Notes 2:106. 2009..However, Kinesin-5-like proteins in S. compressa serve novel roles in spindle formation and maintenance not observed in animals...
- Asymmetric microtubule arrays organize the endoplasmic reticulum during polarity establishment in the brown alga Silvetia compressaNick T Peters
Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
Cytoskeleton (Hoboken) 67:102-11. 2010....
- Dynamic microtubules and endomembrane cycling contribute to polarity establishment and early development of Ectocarpus mitosporesJeffrey J Green
Department of Biology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, 84112, USA
Protoplasma 250:1035-43. 2013..These studies demonstrate that dynamic membrane cycling and microtubule assembly play fundamental roles in photopolarization and provide a foundation for future genetic and genomic investigations of this important developmental process. ..
- The microtubule plus-end binding protein EB1 functions in root responses to touch and gravity signals in ArabidopsisSherryl R Bisgrove
Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada V5A 1S6
Plant Cell 20:396-410. 2008....