Gene Symbol: cks-1
Description: Cyclin-dependent kinases regulatory subunit
Alias: Cyclin-dependent kinases regulatory subunit
Species: Caenorhabditis elegans

Top Publications

  1. Korf I, Fan Y, Strome S. The Polycomb group in Caenorhabditis elegans and maternal control of germline development. Development. 1998;125:2469-78 pubmed
    ..elegans than in Drosophila or vertebrates, and our studies suggest that their primary function is in controlling gene expression in the germline and ensuring the survival and proliferation of that tissue. ..
  2. Polinko E, Strome S. Depletion of a Cks homolog in C. elegans embryos uncovers a post-metaphase role in both meiosis and mitosis. Curr Biol. 2000;10:1471-4 pubmed
    ..Specifically, cks-1(RNAi) embryos fail to exit M phase properly. We propose that CKS-1 has an essential role in the inactivation of MPF during early C. elegans embryogenesis...
  3. Shirayama M, Soto M, Ishidate T, Kim S, Nakamura K, Bei Y, et al. The Conserved Kinases CDK-1, GSK-3, KIN-19, and MBK-2 Promote OMA-1 Destruction to Regulate the Oocyte-to-Embryo Transition in C. elegans. Curr Biol. 2006;16:47-55 pubmed