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Exp Cell Res November 1, 1990; 191 (1): 64-70.

Nuclear formation in a Drosophila cell-free system.

Berrios M , Avilion AA .

A cell-free preparation obtained from 0- to 5-h-old Drosophila melanogaster embryos induces chromatin decondensation and nuclear formation from demembranated Xenopus sperm. Newly formed nuclei have a peripheral lamina, a double membrane, and structures resembling pore complexes. Indirect immunofluorescence analyses demonstrate the association of Drosophila lamins and DNA topoisomerase II with newly assembled nuclei.

PubMed ID: 2171967
Article link: Exp Cell Res

Genes referenced: lmnb3
Antibodies: Lmnb3 Ab4

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