Zachary M. Geisterfer, Daniel Y. Zhu, Timothy J. Mitchison, John Oakey, Jesse C. Gatlin

Results and Discussion

Microtubule-based assemblies, specifically interphase microtubule asters and mitotic spindles, have been characterized in discrete droplets of cell-free Xenopus egg extract to study microtubule self-organization and scaling phenomena [

  • Good M.C.
  • Vahey M.D.
  • Skandarajah A.
  • Fletcher D.A.
  • Heald R.
Cytoplasmic volume modulates spindle size during embryogenesis.