NuSAP, a Novel Microtubule-Associated Protein
(MAP) Involved in Mitotic Spindle Organization

By Tim Raemaekers
September 2003
Leuven University Press
ISBN: 90-5867-303-0
121 pages, Illustrated, 6 1/4" x 9 1/2"
$62.50 Paper Original

Contents of this Ph.D. dissertation include: Vitamin D and bone, Linking the fields of vitamin D and bone with those of the nucleus and mitotic spindle, Nucleus structure and dynamics, Organization of the nucleus, Microtubules and associated proteins, Mitosis and spindle assembly, Control and mechanism of spindle formation and dynamics, Materials and methods, NuSAP, and novel MAP involved in spindle organization, NuSAP expression in cultured osteoblasts: regulation during development and by 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3, Analysis of NuSAP gene expression at the tissue level and chromosomal localization of human and mouse NuSAP, Developmentally regulated expression of NuSAP in the rat testis and mouse embryo, Chromosomal localization of human and mouse Nusap, General discussion and perspectives.

Molecular Biology
Acta Biomedica Lovaniensia No. 286

Return to Coronet Books main page