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Fig. 1 | Cell Division

Fig. 1

From: Electrostatic forces drive poleward chromosome motions at kinetochores

Fig. 1

Nanoscale electrostatic disassembly force acting at a small section of a kinetochore. The top microtubule depicts electrostatic interactions over critical distances between groups of negative charges on C-termini near microtubule free ends and positively charged Hec 1 tails. The bottom microtubule depicts the interactions between negatively charged C-termini and positively charged Hec 1 tails within a kinetochore

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