Publications

Ishii M and Akiyoshi B (2019) Unconventional kinetochore kinases KKT10/19 promote the metaphase to anaphase transition in Trypanosoma brucei. bioRxiv (https://doi.org/10.1101/806224)

Nerusheva OO, Ludzia P, and Akiyoshi B. (2019) Identification of four unconventional kinetoplastid kinetochore proteins KKT22-25 in Trypanosoma brucei. bioRxiv (https://doi.org/10.1101/785170)

Akiyoshi B. (2019) Evolution: A Mosaic-type Centromere in an Early-Diverging Fungus. Current Biology 29: R1184-R1186 (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2019.09.042)

Llauró A, Hayashi H, Bailey ME, Wilson A, Ludzia P, Asbury CL, and Akiyoshi B. (2018) The kinetoplastid kinetochore protein KKT4 is an unconventional microtubule tip-coupling protein. Journal of Cell Biology 217(11): 3886-3900 (https://doi.org/10.1083/jcb.201711181)

Hayashi H and Akiyoshi B. (2018). Degradation of cyclin B is critical for nuclear division in Trypanosoma brucei. Biology Open 23;7(3). pii: bio031609 (https://doi.org/10.1242/bio.031609)

Drinnenberg IA and Akiyoshi B (2017) Evolutionary lessons from species with unique kinetochores. In: Black B. (eds) Centromeres and Kinetochores. Progress in Molecular and Subcellular Biology, vol 56. Springer, Cham (https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-3-319-58592-5_5)

Nerusheva OO and Akiyoshi B. (2016) Divergent polo box domains underpin the unique kinetoplastid kinetochore. Open Biology 6: 150206 (https://doi.org/10.1098/rsob.150206)

Akiyoshi B. (2016) The unconventional kinetoplastid kinetochore: from discovery toward functional understanding. Biochemical Society Transactions 44(5): 1201-1217 (https://doi.org/10.1042/BST20160112)

Akiyoshi B and Gull K. (2014) Discovery of unconventional kinetochores in kinetoplastids. Cell 156(6): 1247-58 (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2014.01.049)

Akiyoshi B and Gull K. (2013) Evolutionary cell biology of chromosome segregation: insights from trypanosomes. Open Biology 3(5): 130023 (https://doi.org/10.1098/rsob.130023)

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