CENPW

Summary

Gene Symbol: CENPW
Description: centromere protein W
Alias: CENP-W, centromere protein W
Species: chicken

Top Publications

  1. doi CCAN makes multiple contacts with centromeric DNA to provide distinct pathways to the outer kinetochore
    Tetsuya Hori
    Department of Molecular Genetics, National Institute of Genetics and The Graduate University for Advanced Studies SOKENDAI, Mishima, Shizuoka 411 8540, Japan
    Cell 135:1039-52. 2008
  2. pmc Auxin/AID versus conventional knockouts: distinguishing the roles of CENP-T/W in mitotic kinetochore assembly and stability
    Laura Wood
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology, Institute of Cell Biology, University of Edinburgh, Michael Swann Building, Kings Buildings, Mayfield Road, Edinburgh EH9 3JR, UK
    Open Biol 6:150230. 2016
  3. pmc Spindle microtubules generate tension-dependent changes in the distribution of inner kinetochore proteins
    Aussie Suzuki
    Department of Molecular Genetics, National Institute of Genetics, The Graduate University for Advanced Studies, Mishima, Shizuoka 411 8540, Japan
    J Cell Biol 193:125-40. 2011
  4. pmc CENP-T-W-S-X forms a unique centromeric chromatin structure with a histone-like fold
    Tatsuya Nishino
    Department of Molecular Genetics, National Institute of Genetics and The Graduate University for Advanced Studies SOKENDAI, Mishima, Shizuoka 411 8540, Japan
    Cell 148:487-501. 2012

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi CCAN makes multiple contacts with centromeric DNA to provide distinct pathways to the outer kinetochore
    Tetsuya Hori
    Department of Molecular Genetics, National Institute of Genetics and The Graduate University for Advanced Studies SOKENDAI, Mishima, Shizuoka 411 8540, Japan
    Cell 135:1039-52. 2008
    ..In total, our results suggest that the CENP-T/CENP-W complex is directly involved in establishment of centromere chromatin structure coordinately with CENP-A...
  2. pmc Auxin/AID versus conventional knockouts: distinguishing the roles of CENP-T/W in mitotic kinetochore assembly and stability
    Laura Wood
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology, Institute of Cell Biology, University of Edinburgh, Michael Swann Building, Kings Buildings, Mayfield Road, Edinburgh EH9 3JR, UK
    Open Biol 6:150230. 2016
    ..This study highlights the different roles core kinetochore components may play in the assembly of kinetochores (upon entry into mitosis) versus the maintenance of specific components (during mitosis). ..
  3. pmc Spindle microtubules generate tension-dependent changes in the distribution of inner kinetochore proteins
    Aussie Suzuki
    Department of Molecular Genetics, National Institute of Genetics, The Graduate University for Advanced Studies, Mishima, Shizuoka 411 8540, Japan
    J Cell Biol 193:125-40. 2011
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  4. pmc CENP-T-W-S-X forms a unique centromeric chromatin structure with a histone-like fold
    Tatsuya Nishino
    Department of Molecular Genetics, National Institute of Genetics and The Graduate University for Advanced Studies SOKENDAI, Mishima, Shizuoka 411 8540, Japan
    Cell 148:487-501. 2012
    ..These data suggest that the CENP-T-W-S-X complex forms a unique nucleosome-like structure to generate contacts with DNA, extending the "histone code" beyond canonical nucleosome proteins...