Flashcards in 28_Cell Cycle I Deck (9)
What does flow cytometry quantify?
Number cells as a function of DNA content per cell
What phase of the cell cycle are the majority of cells in a culture in at a given time?
Which phase contains the least number of cells?
What is the result of fusing M-phase and S-phase cells?
chromosomal damage (pulverized DNA) due to compaction of actively dividing DNA.
MPFs have 2 subunits; what are they?
CDK & a cyclin
What is the effect of increasing cyclin concentration on CDKs?
they are activated => initiate entry into mitosis
Which is degraded more, CKDs or cyclins?
What is the CDK in yeast?
cdc2 kinase -- only has this one
When is MPF activity the highest?