The mechanics of mitotic cell rounding

Taubenberger, A.V., Baum, B. and Matthews, H.K. (2020) The mechanics of mitotic cell rounding. Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology, 8. 687. ISSN 2296-634X



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Keywords: mitosis; mitotic rounding; myosin; ezrin; Ect2; actin cortex; osmotic pressure; cell mechanics
  • Accepted: 6 July 2020
  • Published (online): 6 August 2020
  • Published: August 2020
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Science (Sheffield) > School of Biosciences (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 22 Nov 2021 17:39
Last Modified: 11 Feb 2023 03:06
Status: Published
Publisher: Frontiers Media SA
Refereed: Yes
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