ZMB Member Andrea Musacchio

ZMB Member
Andrea Musacchio

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Prof. Dr. Andrea Musacchio

Max Planck institute of Molecular Physiology
Otto-Hahn-Staße 11
44227 Dortmund

Research Overview

  • Spindle assembly checkpoint components and functions
  • Spindle assembly checkpoint (SAC) signalling
  • Mitotic checkpoint complex (MCC)
  • Anaphase-promoting complex (APC/C)
  • Structural organization of the kinetochore
  • Analyses of localization dependencies of kinetochore proteins
  • Kinetochore receptors of checkpoint components
  • Kinetochore–microtubule attachment
  • Homeostatic control of mitotic arrest
  • Sensitivity of cancer cells to antitubulin chemotherapeutics

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Selected Publications