Breaking the ties that bind centriole numbers

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Newly formed centrioles can spring forth from clouds of pericentriolar material, violating the precise regulation of centriole counting. These observations challenge the long-standing view that centriole number is determined by the periodic activation of an assembly template thought to reside on pre-existing centrioles.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)255-257
Number of pages3
JournalNature Cell Biology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 2008

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cell Biology


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