Affiliation: University of Aberdeen
- Accurate chromosome segregation by probabilistic self-organisationYasushi Saka
Institute of Medical Sciences, School of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD, UK
BMC Biol 13:65. 2015..The interaction between kinetochores and microtubules is highly dynamic with frequent attachments and detachments. However, it remains unclear how chromosome bi-orientation is achieved with such accuracy in such a dynamic process...
- Gateway vectors for efficient artificial gene assembly in vitro and expression in yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiaeClaudiu V Giuraniuc
School of Medical Sciences, Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
PLoS ONE 8:e64419. 2013..Taken together, the method for combinatorial gene assembly described here is versatile and would be a valuable tool for yeast synthetic biology...
- Mathematical modeling of gene regulatory networks in Xenopus developmentYasushi Saka
Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Methods Mol Biol 917:497-513. 2012..I also briefly explain methods to analyse the dynamics described by an ODE model...
- Theoretical basis of the community effect in developmentYasushi Saka
Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, UK
BMC Syst Biol 5:54. 2011..Although it has been shown that the cell-cell communication by a diffusible factor plays a crucial role, it is not immediately obvious why a community effect needs many cells...