Gene Symbol: SSP1
Description: Ssp1p
Alias: SPO3, Ssp1p
Species: Saccharomyces cerevisiae S288c

Top Publications

  1. Diamond A, Park J, Inoue I, Tachikawa H, Neiman A. The anaphase promoting complex targeting subunit Ama1 links meiotic exit to cytokinesis during sporulation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Mol Biol Cell. 2009;20:134-45 pubmed publisher
    ..We show here that ama1Delta mutants are defective in prospore membrane closure. Ssp1, a protein found at the leading edge of the prospore membrane, is stabilized in ama1Delta mutants...
  2. Maier P, Rathfelder N, Finkbeiner M, Taxis C, Mazza M, Le Panse S, et al. Cytokinesis in yeast meiosis depends on the regulated removal of Ssp1p from the prospore membrane. EMBO J. 2007;26:1843-52 pubmed
    ..b>Ssp1p is a sporulation-specific protein that has previously been shown to localize to secretory vesicles and to recruit ..
  3. Murton B, Chin W, Ponting C, Itzhaki L. Characterising the binding specificities of the subunits associated with the KMT2/Set1 histone lysine methyltransferase. J Mol Biol. 2010;398:481-8 pubmed publisher
    ..These data allow us to suggest a mechanism for the regulation of COMPASS activity at an actively transcribed gene. ..
  4. Paulissen S, Slubowski C, Roesner J, Huang L. Timely Closure of the Prospore Membrane Requires SPS1 and SPO77 in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Genetics. 2016;203:1203-16 pubmed publisher
    ..The SPS1/SPO77 pathway is required for the proper phosphorylation and stability of Ssp1, a member of the leading edge protein complex that is removed and degraded when the prospore membrane closes...
  5. Moreno Borchart A, Strasser K, Finkbeiner M, Shevchenko A, Knop M. Prospore membrane formation linked to the leading edge protein (LEP) coat assembly. EMBO J. 2001;20:6946-57 pubmed
    ..Here we report the identification of Ady3p and Ssp1p, which are functional components of the leading edge protein (LEP) coat, that covers the ring-shaped opening of ..