Force on spindle microtubule minus ends moves chromosomes
- Author(s): Dumont, Sophie;
- Elting, MW;
- Hueschen, CL;
- Udy, DB
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttp://europepmc.org/articles/PMC4107791?pdf=render
The spindle is a dynamic self-assembling machine that coordinates mitosis. The spindle's function depends on its ability to organize microtubules into poles and maintain pole structure despite mechanical challenges and component turnover. Although we know