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Mitosis in Neurons: Roughex and APC/C Maintain Cell Cycle Exit to Prevent Cytokinetic and Axonal Defects in Drosophila Photoreceptor Neurons

  • Robert Ruggiero,

    Affiliation: Department of Genetics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America

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  • Abhijit Kale,

    Affiliation: Department of Genetics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America

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  • Barbara Thomas,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Biochemistry, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Nicholas E. Baker mail

    nbaker@einstein.yu.edu

    Affiliations: Department of Genetics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America, Department of Developmental and Molecular Biology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America

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  • Published: November 29, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1003049

About the Authors

Robert Ruggiero, Abhijit Kale, Nicholas E. Baker
Department of Genetics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America
Barbara Thomas
Laboratory of Biochemistry, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
Nicholas E. Baker
Department of Developmental and Molecular Biology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America
Nicholas E. Baker
Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: nbaker@einstein.yu.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RR AK BT NEB. Performed the experiments: RR AK BT NEB. Analyzed the data: RR AK BT NEB. Wrote the paper: RR NEB.