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Title

Fission yeast septation

AuthorsCortés, Juan Carlos G. ; Ramos, Mariona ; Osumi, Masako; Pérez, Pilar ; Ribas, Juan Carlos
KeywordsContractile actomyosin ring
Septum
Glucan
Cytokinesis
Cell wall
Cleavage furrow
Issue Date2016
PublisherTaylor & Francis
CitationCommunitative and Integrative Biology 9(4): e1189045 (2016)
AbstractIn animal cells cytokinesis relies on the contraction of an actomyosin ring that pulls the plasma membrane to create a cleavage furrow, whose ingression finally divides the mother cell into two daughter cells. Fungal cells are surrounded by a tough and flexible structure called cell wall, which is considered to be the functional equivalent of the extracellular matrix in animal cells. Therefore, in addition to cleavage furrow ingression, fungal cytokinesis also requires the centripetal formation of a septum wall structure that develops between the dividing cells, whose genesis must be strictly coordinated with both the actomyosin ring closure and plasma membrane ingression. Here we briefly review what is known about the septum structure and composition in the fission yeast Schizosaccharomyces pombe, the recent progress about the relationship between septum biosynthesis and actomyosin ring constriction, and the importance of the septum and ring in the steady progression of the cleavage furrow.
Publisher version (URL)https://doi.org/10.1080/19420889.2016.1189045
URIhttp://hdl.handle.net/10261/156932
DOI10.1080/19420889.2016.1189045
Identifiersdoi: 10.1080/19420889.2016.1189045
e-issn: 1942-0889
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