Gene Symbol: unc-85
Description: Probable histone chaperone asf-1
Alias: Probable histone chaperone asf-1
Species: Caenorhabditis elegans

Top Publications

  1. Horvitz H, Sulston J. Isolation and genetic characterization of cell-lineage mutants of the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans. Genetics. 1980;96:435-54 pubmed
    ..Three of the mutants are suppressed by pleiotropic suppressors believed to be specific for null alleles, suggesting that their phenotypes result from the complete absence of gene activity. ..
  2. Han Z, Riefler G, Saam J, Mango S, Schumacher J. The C. elegans Tousled-like kinase contributes to chromosome segregation as a substrate and regulator of the Aurora B kinase. Curr Biol. 2005;15:894-904 pubmed
  3. Grigsby I, Finger F. UNC-85, a C. elegans homolog of the histone chaperone Asf1, functions in post-embryonic neuroblast replication. Dev Biol. 2008;319:100-9 pubmed publisher
    ..5 n. We conclude that UNC-85 functions in post-embryonic DNA replication in ventral cord motor neuron precursors. ..
  4. Grigsby I, Rutledge E, Morton C, Finger F. Functional redundancy of two C. elegans homologs of the histone chaperone Asf1 in germline DNA replication. Dev Biol. 2009;329:64-79 pubmed publisher