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Narya, a RING finger domain-containing protein, is required for meiotic DNA double-strand break formation and crossover maturation in Drosophila melanogaster.

PLoS Genet 2019 Jan 7;15(1):e1007886. Epub 2019 Jan 7.

Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1007886DOI Listing
January 2019

Kinesin 6 Regulation in Female Meiosis by the Non-conserved N- and C- Terminal Domains.

G3 (Bethesda) 2018 05 4;8(5):1555-1569. Epub 2018 May 4.

Waksman Institute, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, NJ-08854

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1534/g3.117.300571DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5940148PMC
May 2018

The chromosomal basis of meiotic acentrosomal spindle assembly and function in oocytes.

Chromosoma 2017 06 11;126(3):351-364. Epub 2016 Nov 11.

Waksman Institute, 190 Frelinghuysen Rd, Piscataway, NJ, 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00412-016-0618-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5426991PMC
June 2017

Cooperation Between Kinesin Motors Promotes Spindle Symmetry and Chromosome Organization in Oocytes.

Genetics 2017 02 7;205(2):517-527. Epub 2016 Dec 7.

Waksman Institute, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1534/genetics.116.194647DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5289833PMC
February 2017

Techniques for Imaging Prometaphase and Metaphase of Meiosis I in Fixed Drosophila Oocytes.

J Vis Exp 2016 10 31(116). Epub 2016 Oct 31.

Waksman Institute, Rutgers University; Department of Genetics, Rutgers University;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3791/54666DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5226183PMC
October 2016

Dynamic and Stable Cohesins Regulate Synaptonemal Complex Assembly and Chromosome Segregation.

Curr Biol 2016 07 9;26(13):1688-1698. Epub 2016 Jun 9.

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8020, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2016.05.006DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4942336PMC
July 2016

Spindle Assembly and Chromosome Segregation Requires Central Spindle Proteins in Drosophila Oocytes.

Genetics 2016 Jan 12;202(1):61-75. Epub 2015 Nov 12.

Waksman Institute, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Jersey 08854 Department of Genetics, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Jersey 08854

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1534/genetics.115.181081DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4701103PMC
January 2016

The microtubule catastrophe promoter Sentin delays stable kinetochore-microtubule attachment in oocytes.

J Cell Biol 2015 Dec 14;211(6):1113-20. Epub 2015 Dec 14.

Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH9 3BF, Scotland, UK

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1083/jcb.201507006DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4687879PMC
December 2015

Lateral and End-On Kinetochore Attachments Are Coordinated to Achieve Bi-orientation in Drosophila Oocytes.

PLoS Genet 2015 Oct 16;11(10):e1005605. Epub 2015 Oct 16.

Waksman Institute of Microbiology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States of America; Department of Genetics, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1005605DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4608789PMC
October 2015

The chromosomal passenger complex is required for meiotic acentrosomal spindle assembly and chromosome biorientation.

Genetics 2012 Oct 3;192(2):417-29. Epub 2012 Aug 3.

Waksman Institute, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1534/genetics.112.143495DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3454873PMC
October 2012

Microtubule-depolymerizing kinesin KLP10A restricts the length of the acentrosomal meiotic spindle in Drosophila females.

Genetics 2012 Oct 3;192(2):431-40. Epub 2012 Aug 3.

Waksman Institute, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1534/genetics.112.143503DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3454874PMC
October 2012

Multiple barriers to nonhomologous DNA end joining during meiosis in Drosophila.

Genetics 2012 Jul 27;191(3):739-46. Epub 2012 Apr 27.

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8020, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1534/genetics.112.140996DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3389970PMC
July 2012

A pathway for synapsis initiation during zygotene in Drosophila oocytes.

Curr Biol 2011 Nov 27;21(21):1852-7. Epub 2011 Oct 27.

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8020, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2011.10.005DOI Listing
November 2011

Drosophila ATM and ATR have distinct activities in the regulation of meiotic DNA damage and repair.

J Cell Biol 2011 Oct 24;195(3):359-67. Epub 2011 Oct 24.

Waksman Institute of Microbiology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1083/jcb.201104121DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3206348PMC
October 2011

Meiotic checkpoints and the interchromosomal effect on crossing over in Drosophila females.

Fly (Austin) 2011 Apr-Jun;5(2):134-40. Epub 2011 Apr 1.

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers the State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3127062PMC
September 2011

Drosophila I-R hybrid dysgenesis is associated with catastrophic meiosis and abnormal zygote formation.

J Cell Sci 2010 Oct 14;123(Pt 20):3515-24. Epub 2010 Sep 14.

Centre de Génétique Moléculaire et Cellulaire, CNRS UMR5534, University of Lyon, UCBL Lyon1, Villeurbanne, F-69100, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jcs.073890DOI Listing
October 2010

Chromosome axis defects induce a checkpoint-mediated delay and interchromosomal effect on crossing over during Drosophila meiosis.

PLoS Genet 2010 Aug 12;6(8). Epub 2010 Aug 12.

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1001059DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2920846PMC
August 2010

Cytological analysis of meiosis in fixed Drosophila ovaries.

Methods Mol Biol 2009 ;558:197-216

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ, USA.

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October 2009

Drosophila PCH2 is required for a pachytene checkpoint that monitors double-strand-break-independent events leading to meiotic crossover formation.

Genetics 2009 Jan 28;181(1):39-51. Epub 2008 Oct 28.

Department of Genetics, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854-8020, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1534/genetics.108.093112DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2621188PMC
January 2009

Drosophila hold'em is required for a subset of meiotic crossovers and interacts with the dna repair endonuclease complex subunits MEI-9 and ERCC1.

Genetics 2009 Jan 28;181(1):335-40. Epub 2008 Oct 28.

Department of Genetics, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854-8020, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1534/genetics.108.093104DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2621184PMC
January 2009

mei-38 is required for chromosome segregation during meiosis in Drosophila females.

Genetics 2008 Sep 30;180(1):61-72. Epub 2008 Aug 30.

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA.

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http://www.genetics.org/cgi/doi/10.1534/genetics.108.091140
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1534/genetics.108.091140DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2535709PMC
September 2008

Spindle assembly in the oocytes of mouse and Drosophila--similar solutions to a problem.

Chromosome Res 2007 ;15(5):681-96

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8020, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10577-007-1148-8DOI Listing
October 2007

Misregulation of the kinesin-like protein Subito induces meiotic spindle formation in the absence of chromosomes and centrosomes.

Genetics 2007 Sep 29;177(1):267-80. Epub 2007 Jul 29.

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854-8020, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1534/genetics.107.076091DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2013708PMC
September 2007

When specialized sites are important for synapsis and the distribution of crossovers.

Bioessays 2007 Mar;29(3):217-26

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Piscataway NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/bies.20531DOI Listing
March 2007

Kinesin 6 family member Subito participates in mitotic spindle assembly and interacts with mitotic regulators.

J Cell Sci 2006 Nov 31;119(Pt 22):4770-80. Epub 2006 Oct 31.

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8020, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jcs.03235DOI Listing
November 2006

The Drosophila calcipressin sarah is required for several aspects of egg activation.

Curr Biol 2006 Jul;16(14):1441-6

Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2006.06.024DOI Listing
July 2006

When size does not matter: pairing sites during meiosis.

Authors:
Kim S McKim

Cell 2005 Dec;123(6):989-92

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2005.11.031DOI Listing
December 2005

All paired up with no place to go: pairing, synapsis, and DSB formation in a balancer heterozygote.

PLoS Genet 2005 Nov 18;1(5):e67. Epub 2005 Nov 18.

Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.0010067DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1285065PMC
November 2005

Juxtaposition of C(2)M and the transverse filament protein C(3)G within the central region of Drosophila synaptonemal complex.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2005 Mar 14;102(12):4482-7. Epub 2005 Mar 14.

Department of Biology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1073/pnas.0500172102DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC555515PMC
March 2005

Meiotic recombination in Drosophila females depends on chromosome continuity between genetically defined boundaries.

Genetics 2005 Feb 15;169(2):767-81. Epub 2004 Nov 15.

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854-8020, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1534/genetics.104.035824DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1449117PMC
February 2005

Relationship of DNA double-strand breaks to synapsis in Drosophila.

J Cell Sci 2003 Aug 10;116(Pt 15):3069-77. Epub 2003 Jun 10.

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, 190 Frelinghuysen RD, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854-8020, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/jcs.00614DOI Listing
August 2003

Meiotic recombination and chromosome segregation in Drosophila females.

Annu Rev Genet 2002 11;36:205-32. Epub 2002 Jun 11.

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854-8020, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1146/annurev.genet.36.041102.113929DOI Listing
July 2003

The Synaptonemal complex component C(2)M regulates meiotic crossing over in Drosophila.

Curr Biol 2003 Feb;13(4):276-85

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8020, USA.

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February 2003

mei-P22 encodes a chromosome-associated protein required for the initiation of meiotic recombination in Drosophila melanogaster.

Genetics 2002 Sep;162(1):245-58

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854-8020, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1462256PMC
September 2002

subito encodes a kinesin-like protein required for meiotic spindle pole formation in Drosophila melanogaster.

Genetics 2002 Apr;160(4):1489-501

Waksman Institute and Department of Genetics, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA.

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April 2002