Ribosome synthesis meets the cell cycle

Christophe Dez, D Tollervey

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Abstract / Description of output

A large number of ribosome synthesis factors have been identified using proteomic analyses in yeast. The patterns of RNA and protein co-precipitation suggest that ribosome synthesis does not proceed via a linear progression of successive steps. Recent analyses have identified several interactions between factors clearly implicated in ribosome synthesis and specific steps in the cell division cycle. The intersections between these pathways were not anticipated, but potential explanations for their existence can be advanced.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)631-637
Number of pages7
JournalCurrent Opinion in Microbiology
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2004

Keywords / Materials (for Non-textual outputs)

  • Ribi
  • ribosome biogenesis
  • r-protein
  • ribosomal protein
  • rRNA
  • ribosomal RNA
  • SBP
  • spindle pole body
  • snoRNA
  • small nucleolar RNA


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