Centrioles Want to Move Out and Make Cilia

Chad G. Pearson, Brady P. Culver, Mark Winey

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Cilia formation in mammalian cells requires basal bodies that are either derived from centrioles that transition from their cytoplasmic role in centrosome organization or that form en masse in multiciliated cells. Several recent studies have begun to uncover the links between centriole duplication and their transformation to basal bodies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)319-321
Number of pages3
JournalDevelopmental Cell
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 4 2007
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Developmental Biology

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