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Research Article

The Meiotic Recombination Checkpoint Suppresses NHK-1 Kinase to Prevent Reorganisation of the Oocyte Nucleus in Drosophila

  • Oscar M. Lancaster,

    Affiliation: The Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology, School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

    Current address: Medical Research Council Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology, Division of Life Sciences, University College London, London, United Kingdom

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  • Manuel Breuer,

    Affiliation: The Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology, School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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  • C. Fiona Cullen,

    Affiliation: The Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology, School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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  • Takashi Ito,

    Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan

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  • Hiroyuki Ohkura mail

    h.ohkura@ed.ac.uk

    Affiliation: The Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology, School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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  • Published: October 28, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1001179

About the Authors

Oscar M. Lancaster, Manuel Breuer, C. Fiona Cullen, Hiroyuki Ohkura
The Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology, School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Takashi Ito
Department of Biochemistry, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan

Corresponding Author

Email: h.ohkura@ed.ac.uk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: OML MB HO. Performed the experiments: OML MB CFC. Analyzed the data: OML MB HO. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: TI. Wrote the paper: OML HO.