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Term:
equatorial microtubule organizing center (GO:0000923)
Annotations: Rat: (5) Mouse: (5) Human: (5) Chinchilla: (4) Bonobo: (5) Dog: (5) Squirrel: (5) Pig: (5)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
actomyosin contractile ring +   
cellular bud neck septin structure +  
centriole  
centrosome +   
ciliary basal body +   
cleavage apparatus septin structure +  
cleavage furrow +   
division septum +  
equatorial cell cortex 
equatorial microtubule organizing center +   
A microtubule organizing center formed by a band of gamma-tubulin that is recruited to a circumferential band of F-actin at the midpoint of a cell and which nucleates microtubules from the cell division site at the end of mitosis.
gamma-tubulin complex +   
interphase microtubule organizing center +   
katanin complex  
medial cortex +  
medial membrane band 
spindle pole body +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: EMTOC ;   equatorial microtubule organising centre
Definition Sources: PMID:11792817

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