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Curr Biol. 2007 Feb 6;17(3):R93-5.

Cell division: mid-level management.

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  • 1Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology, University of Edinburgh, Swann Building, Mayfield Road, Edinburgh EH9 3JR, UK.


When a fission yeast cell divides, the anillin-like protein mid1p helps to position the contractile ring in the cell middle. Recent experiments from two groups have shown how the cell-polarity factor pom1p negatively regulates the distribution of mid1p.

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