Fragmentation and partitioning of the Golgi apparatus during mitosis in HeLa cells

J M Lucocq, G Warren

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Abstract

Osmium impregnation was used to determine the number of Golgi apparatus in both interphase and mitotic HeLa cells. The number was found to increase substantially during mitosis to the point where random partitioning alone would explain the nearly equal numbers found in each daughter cell.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3239-46
Number of pages8
JournalEMBO Journal
Volume6
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1987

Keywords

  • Endoplasmic Reticulum
  • Golgi Apparatus
  • HeLa Cells
  • Humans
  • Metaphase
  • Microscopy, Electron
  • Mitosis
  • Telophase

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