Tomo Tanaka

Tomo Tanaka

University of Dundee

Tomo's group study the mechanisms that ensure proper chromosome segregation in mitosis


Joint publications:

  1. Kobayashi, N, Suzuki, Y, Schoenfeld, LW, Müller, CA, Nieduszynski, C, Wolfe, KH, Tanaka, TU. Discovery of an unconventional centromere in budding yeast redefines evolution of point centromeres. Curr. Biol. 2015;25 (15):2026-33. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2015.06.023. PubMed PMID:26166782 PubMed Central PMC4533239.
  2. Hawkins, M, Retkute, R, Müller, CA, Saner, N, Tanaka, TU, de Moura, AP, Nieduszynski, CA. High-resolution replication profiles define the stochastic nature of genome replication initiation and termination. Cell Rep. 2013;5 (4):1132-41. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2013.10.014. PubMed PMID:24210825 PubMed Central PMC3898788.
  3. Saner, N, Karschau, J, Natsume, T, Gierlinski, M, Retkute, R, Hawkins, M, Nieduszynski, CA, Blow, JJ, de Moura, AP, Tanaka, TU. Stochastic association of neighboring replicons creates replication factories in budding yeast. J. Cell Biol. 2013;202 (7):1001-12. doi: 10.1083/jcb.201306143. PubMed PMID:24062338 PubMed Central PMC3787376.
  4. Natsume, T, Müller, CA, Katou, Y, Retkute, R, Gierliński, M, Araki, H, Blow, JJ, Shirahige, K, Nieduszynski, CA, Tanaka, TU. Kinetochores coordinate pericentromeric cohesion and early DNA replication by Cdc7-Dbf4 kinase recruitment. Mol. Cell. 2013;50 (5):661-74. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2013.05.011. PubMed PMID:23746350 PubMed Central PMC3679449.