Regulation of centrosome assembly by phosphorylation

In this video abstract, Oliver Wueseke tells you about his recent publication in Biology Open, “Polo-like kinase phosphorylation determines C.elegans centrosome size and density by biasing SPD-5 toward an assembly-competent conformation,”

Learn more in the full paper Wueseke et al. (2016) http://dx.doi.org/10.1242/bio.020990

Written and narrated by Oliver Wueseke, illustrated by Jeff Woodruff, edited and produced by Lisa Dennison.

Phase separation in cell polarity

In this video abstract, Shamba Saha tells you about his recent publication in Cell, “Polar Positioning of Phase-Separated Liquid Compartments in Cells Regulated by an mRNA Competition Mechanism.” Learn more in the full paper Saha et al. (2016) published in Cell, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2016…

Written and narrated by Shamba Saha. Edited and produced by Lisa Dennison.

Phase Transitions in Cells

Hyman lab postdoc Louise Jawerth tackles the phase transitions that occur within the cytoplasm. Written and narrated by Louise Jawerth. Produced by Lisa Dennison.

Centrosome Assembly

Hyman lab postdoc Jeff Woodruff describes the great unknowns of centrosome assembly and his plan of attack. Written and narrated by Jeff Woodruff. Produced by Lisa Dennison.