Wendy Zimmerman

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Pololike kinase 3 resides in the nucleolus of mammalian cells.

Cell nuclei are shown here in Blue (DAPI), The nucleolar protein fibrillarin is green. Pololike kinase 3 is red. Inset, a single nucleolus.

 

Pericentrin is required for normal mitotic spindle formation.  

Cells which do not express detectable levels of pericentrin following treatment with siRNA  fail to form spindles in mitosis (asterisks).  Arrow- cell which expresses near normal levels of pericentrin at the centrosome.

 

Education 

University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, MA (2004)
PhD Biochemistry and Molecular Biology/ Program in Molecular Medicine

University of California, Berkeley, CA
MA Microbiology

Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA
BA Biology

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Favorite Author  Steven Popkes