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A systematic screen reveals new elements acting at the G2/M cell cycle control

Francisco J Navarro1* and Paul Nurse123

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1 Cell Cycle Lab. Cancer Research UK-London Research Institute, Lincoln's Inn Fields 44, London WC2A 3LY, UK

2 Laboratory of Yeast Genetics and Cell Biology, The Rockefeller University, York Avenue 1230, New York 10065, USA

3 Francis Crick Institute, Euston Road 215, London, NW1 2BE, UK

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Genome Biology 2012, 13:R36  doi:10.1186/gb-2012-13-5-r36

Published: 24 May 2012

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Table S1 - strains analyzed and selected in every step of the cell size screen.

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Supplementary Figures S1 to S6 and Tables S2 to S8. Figures S1 and S4 to S6: histograms of cell length at division of different size mutants. Figure S2: cell cycle distributions of the small cell size mutants identified. Figure S3: photomicrographs showing the cytokinetic defects of the sgf73Δ sty1Δ cdr1Δ triple mutant. Table S2: loss-of-function mutations reported previously to decrease cell length at division in fission yeast. Table S3: comparison of mutants obtained in this study with S. cerevisiae small size mutants. Tables S4 to S7: cell length measurements of size mutants. Table S8: yeast strains used in this study.

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