Gene Symbol: egg-4
Description: EGG sterile (unfertilizable)
Alias: EGG sterile (unfertilizable)
Species: Caenorhabditis elegans

Top Publications

  1. Cheng K, Klancer R, Singson A, Seydoux G. Regulation of MBK-2/DYRK by CDK-1 and the pseudophosphatases EGG-4 and EGG-5 during the oocyte-to-embryo transition. Cell. 2009;139:560-72 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings link cell-cycle progression to MBK-2/DYRK activation and the oocyte-to-embryo transition. ..
  2. Parry J, Velarde N, Lefkovith A, Zegarek M, Hang J, Ohm J, et al. EGG-4 and EGG-5 Link Events of the Oocyte-to-Embryo Transition with Meiotic Progression in C. elegans. Curr Biol. 2009;19:1752-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, EGG-4 and EGG-5 are not only required for critical events of the oocyte-to-embryo transition but also link the dynamics of the regulatory machinery with the advancing cell cycle. ..