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Bring on the Ska

Phil's paper on how kinetochores prevent force-dependent detachment.
>> J Cell Biol (2017) | [Link]

Parallel lines

Faye and Tom combine 3D EM imaging of spindles with mathematical modelling to look at microtubule organisation in spindles.
>> J Cell Sci (2017) | [Link] [Plain English]

Put it back together

Blanks lab latest computational method for 3D reconstruction of smooth muscle.
>> PLoS One (2017) | [Open Access]

Dual functions for Myo2p

Saravanan shows that Myosin II has two functions in the pombe cytokinetic ring.
>> Current Biology (2017) | [Open Access]

When the checkpoint is no longer Mad2

Millar lab report on a Mad2-independent checkpoint in fission yeast mitosis.
>> Cell Reports (2017) | [Open Access]

curvCrowdsourced directionality

Britto et al show that yeast kinesin 5 has a proximity-sensor that sets its stepping direction.
>> PNAS (2016) | [Open Access]