James R Lafountain

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Methods to study meiosis in insect spermatocytes.

Methods Cell Biol 2018 11;145:249-267. Epub 2018 Apr 11.

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo (SUNY), Buffalo, NY, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/bs.mcb.2018.03.027DOI Listing
December 2018

Kinetochore-driven outgrowth of microtubules is a central contributor to kinetochore fiber maturation in crane-fly spermatocytes.

Mol Biol Cell 2014 May 26;25(9):1437-45. Epub 2014 Feb 26.

Department of Biological Sciences, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260 Cellular Dynamics Program, Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA 02543 Physics Department, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1091/mbc.E14-01-0008DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4004593PMC
May 2014

Pac-man motility of kinetochores unleashed by laser microsurgery.

Mol Biol Cell 2012 Aug 27;23(16):3133-42. Epub 2012 Jun 27.

Department of Biological Sciences, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1091/mbc.E12-04-0314DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3418308PMC
August 2012

Functional states of kinetochores revealed by laser microsurgery and fluorescent speckle microscopy.

Mol Biol Cell 2011 Dec 26;22(24):4801-8. Epub 2011 Oct 26.

Department of Biological Sciences, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA.

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https://www.molbiolcell.org/doi/10.1091/mbc.e11-06-0494
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1091/mbc.E11-06-0494DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3237623PMC
December 2011

Chromosome malorientations after meiosis II arrest cause nondisjunction.

Mol Biol Cell 2007 May 21;18(5):1645-56. Epub 2007 Feb 21.

Department of Biological Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, NY 14260, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1091/mbc.e06-10-0963DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1855019PMC
May 2007

Maloriented bivalents have metaphase positions at the spindle equator with more kinetochore microtubules to one pole than to the other.

Mol Biol Cell 2004 Dec 22;15(12):5346-55. Epub 2004 Sep 22.

Department of Biological Sciences, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1091/mbc.e04-06-0524DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC532015PMC
December 2004

Direct visualization of microtubule flux during metaphase and anaphase in crane-fly spermatocytes.

Mol Biol Cell 2004 Dec 6;15(12):5724-32. Epub 2004 Oct 6.

Department of Biological Sciences, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1091/mbc.e04-08-0750DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC532050PMC
December 2004

Partner telomeres during anaphase in crane-fly spermatocytes are connected by an elastic tether that exerts a backward force and resists poleward motion.

J Cell Sci 2002 Apr;115(Pt 7):1541-9

Department of Biological Sciences, 657 Cooke Hall, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260-1300, USA.

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April 2002

Polar ejection forces are operative in crane-fly spermatocytes, but their action is limited to the spindle periphery.

Cell Motil Cytoskeleton 2002 Jan;51(1):16-26

Department of Biological Sciences, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260-1300, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cm.10011DOI Listing
January 2002