Gene Symbol: klp-19
Description: Kinesin-like protein
Alias: Kinesin-like protein
Species: Caenorhabditis elegans

Top Publications

  1. Powers J, Rose D, Saunders A, Dunkelbarger S, Strome S, Saxton W. Loss of KLP-19 polar ejection force causes misorientation and missegregation of holocentric chromosomes. J Cell Biol. 2004;166:991-1001 pubmed
  2. Pelisch F, Tammsalu T, Wang B, Jaffray E, Gartner A, Hay R. A SUMO-Dependent Protein Network Regulates Chromosome Congression during Oocyte Meiosis. Mol Cell. 2017;65:66-77 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results highlight the importance of SUMO-SIM networks in regulating the assembly of dynamic protein complexes. ..
  3. Wignall S, Villeneuve A. Lateral microtubule bundles promote chromosome alignment during acentrosomal oocyte meiosis. Nat Cell Biol. 2009;11:839-44 pubmed publisher
  4. Dumont J, Oegema K, Desai A. A kinetochore-independent mechanism drives anaphase chromosome separation during acentrosomal meiosis. Nat Cell Biol. 2010;12:894-901 pubmed publisher
    ..We suggest that separation is controlled by a meiosis-specific chromosomal domain to coordinate cohesin removal and chromosome segregation. ..