Recommended Readings: Hironori Funabiki, Ph.D.

Friday Lecture Series

Spindle or Envelope: Building Right on Chromosomes in Mitosis

Hironori Funabiki, Ph.D.,

associate professor, Laboratory of Chromosome and Cell Biology,

The Rockefeller University

October 4, 2013

3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m. (Refreshments, 3:15 p.m., Abby Lounge)

Caspary Auditorium

Recommended Readings

Carmena, M., Wheelock, M., Funabiki, H., & Earnshaw, W. C. (2012). The chromosomal passenger complex (CPC): From easy rider to the godfather of mitosis. Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology, 13(12), 789-803

Funabiki, H., & Murray, A. W. (2000). The xenopus chromokinesin xkid is essential for metaphase chromosome alignment and must be degraded to allow anaphase chromosome movement. Cell, 102(4), 411-424

Kelly, A. E., Ghenoiu, C., Xue, J. Z., Zierhut, C., Kimura, H., & Funabiki, H. (2010). Survivin reads phosphorylated histone H3 threonine 3 to activate the mitotic kinase aurora B. Science, 330(6001), 235-239

Rivera, T., Ghenoiu, C., Rodríguez-Corsino, M., Mochida, S., Funabiki, H., & Losada, A. (2012). Xenopus shugoshin 2 regulates the spindle assembly pathway mediated by the chromosomal passenger complex. EMBO Journal, 31(6), 1467-1479

Sampath, S. C., Ohi, R., Leismann, O., Salic, A., Pozniakovski, A., & Funabiki, H. (2004). The chromosomal passenger complex is required for chromatin-induced microtubule stabilization and spindle assembly. Cell, 118(2), 187-202

Tseng, B. S., Tan, L., Kapoor, T. M., & Funabiki, H. (2010). Dual detection of chromosomes and microtubules by the chromosomal passenger complex drives spindle assembly. Developmental Cell, 18(6), 903-91