Cell Div 2018 20;13. Epub 2018 Feb 20.
3Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, K1N 6N5 Canada.
The main role of condensins is to regulate chromosome condensation and segregation during cell cycles. Recently, it has been suggested in the literatures that subunits of condensin I and condensin II are involved in some human cancers. This paper will first briefly discuss discoveries of human condensins, their components and structures, and their multiple cellular functions. Read More