Condensin

Condensin

Condensins are large protein complexes that play a central role in chromosome assembly and segregation in eukaryotic cells.

Read more about Condensin:  Subunit Composition, Evolution, Subcellular Localization and Regulation, Biochemical Activities, Relatives

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SMC Protein - Species Distribution - Eukaryotic
... Likewise, a pair of SMC2 and SMC4 acts as the core of the condensin complexes implicated in chromosome condensation ... SMC1α cohesin Smc1 Psm1 SMC-1 DmSmc1 SMC1α SMC1β cohesin (meiotic) - - - - SMC1β SMC2 condensin Smc2 Cut14 MIX-1 DmSmc2 CAP-E SMC3 cohesin Smc3 Psm3 SMC-3 DmSmc3 SMC3 SMC4 condensin Smc4 Cut3 SMC-4 ...
NCAPG
... Condensin complex subunit 3 also known as condensin subunit CAP-G (CAP-G) or non-SMC condensin I complex subunit G (NCAPG) is a protein that in humans is encoded by the NCAPG gene ... CAP-G is a subunit of condensin I, a large protein complex involved in chromosome condensation ...
NCAPD3
... Condensin-2 complex subunit D3 (CAP-D3) also known as non-SMC condensin II complex subunit D3 (NCAPD3) is a protein that in humans is encoded by the NCAPD3 gene ... CAP-D3 is a subunit of condensin II, a large protein complex involved in chromosome condensation ...
Aurora B Kinase - Role in Chromosome Condensation and Chromosome Cohesion
... In these cells, the condensin complex does not localize appropriately to the chromosomes ... elegans, condensin activity is dependent on Aurora B in metaphase ... However, in Xenopus cell extracts, condensin binding and chromosome condensation are independent of Aurora B ...