Increased phosphorylation rate of intermediate filaments during mitotic arrest

Sabina I. Robinson, Barry Nelkin, Scott Kaufmann, Bert Vogelstein

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Abstract

A detergent insoluble 58 000 D polypeptide is phosphorylated at an increased rate during mitotic arrest in cultured Chinese hamster ovary cells. Using one-dimensional peptide mapping, this polypeptide was identified as a phosphorylated form of intermediate filament protein (IFP). The increased rate of phosphorylation is observed with either colcemid- or vinblastine-treated mitotic cells, but is not seen with similarly treated interphase cells.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)445-449
Number of pages5
JournalExperimental Cell Research
Volume133
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 1981

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  • Cell Biology

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