Toward an Understanding of the Eukaryotic Cell Cycle: A Biochemical Approach

  • Helen Piwnica-Worms
  • Sue Atherton-Fessler
  • Margaret S. Lee
  • Scott Ogg
  • Laura L. Parker
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Part of the Proceedings in the Serono Symposia, USA Series book series (SERONOSYMP)


The eukaryotic cell cycle has emerged as an exciting field of study over the last few years due to the discovery that the mechanisms regulating it have been highly conserved throughout evolution. General principles and themes have emerged from several seemingly disparate disciplines using a variety of model systems (frogs, marine invertebrates, yeast, and mammalian tissue culture cells) and approaches (genetic, biochemical, cell biological, and physiological).


Fission Yeast Cdc25 Protein Cdc25 Phosphatase Mitotic Cyclins Maturation Promote Factor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Helen Piwnica-Worms
  • Sue Atherton-Fessler
  • Margaret S. Lee
  • Scott Ogg
  • Laura L. Parker

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