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Gene Review

tws  -  twins

Drosophila melanogaster

Synonyms: 1466/06, 2414, B/PR55, CG6235, DPR55, ...
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  1. The 55 kd regulatory subunit of Drosophila protein phosphatase 2A is required for anaphase. Mayer-Jaekel, R.E., Ohkura, H., Gomes, R., Sunkel, C.E., Baumgartner, S., Hemmings, B.A., Glover, D.M. Cell (1993) [Pubmed]
  2. Drosophila Twins regulates Armadillo levels in response to Wg/Wnt signal. Bajpai, R., Makhijani, K., Rao, P.R., Shashidhara, L.S. Development (2004) [Pubmed]
  3. Mutations in mákos, a Drosophila gene encoding the Cdc27 subunit of the anaphase promoting complex, enhance centrosomal defects in polo and are suppressed by mutations in twins/aar, which encodes a regulatory subunit of PP2A. Deak, P., Donaldson, M., Glover, D.M. J. Cell. Sci. (2003) [Pubmed]
  4. Determinants of Drosophila zw10 protein localization and function. Williams, B.C., Goldberg, M.L. J. Cell. Sci. (1994) [Pubmed]
  5. Abnormal anaphase resolution (aar): a locus required for progression through mitosis in Drosophila. Gomes, R., Karess, R.E., Ohkura, H., Glover, D.M., Sunkel, C.E. J. Cell. Sci. (1993) [Pubmed]
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