Gene Symbol: cmd-1
Description: CalMoDulin;Calmodulin
Alias: CalMoDulin;Calmodulin
Species: Caenorhabditis elegans

Top Publications

  1. Karabinos A, B├╝ssing I, Schulze E, Wang J, Weber K, Schnabel R. Functional analysis of the single calmodulin gene in the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans by RNA interference and 4-D microscopy. Eur J Cell Biol. 2003;82:557-63 pubmed
    ..Finally, we show that RNAi delivery by the feeding protocol does not allow the efficient silencing of the CaM gene obtained by microinjection. General differences between the two delivery methods are discussed. ..
  2. van der Voet M, Berends C, Perreault A, Nguyen Ngoc T, GONCZY P, Vidal M, et al. NuMA-related LIN-5, ASPM-1, calmodulin and dynein promote meiotic spindle rotation independently of cortical LIN-5/GPR/Galpha. Nat Cell Biol. 2009;11:269-77 pubmed publisher
    ..These functional interactions may be conserved in mammals, with implications for primary microcephaly. ..
  3. Batchelder E, Thomas Virnig C, Hardin J, White J. Cytokinesis is not controlled by calmodulin or myosin light chain kinase in the Caenorhabditis elegans early embryo. FEBS Lett. 2007;581:4337-41 pubmed
    ..elegans calmodulin and candidate MLCKs had no effect on cytokinesis in wild-type or RhoK mutant embryos, ruling out the calmodulin/MLCK pathway as the missing regulator of cytokinesis in the C. elegans early embryo. ..