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Carrie Cowan

Carrie Cowan
Director of Pre- and Postdoctoral Programs, The Jackson Laboratory

Postdoc in Hyman Lab from 2001-2006

Hyman Lab publications and collaborations:
Cowan CR, Hyman AA. (2004) Asymmetric cell division in C. elegans: cortical polarity and spindle positioning. Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol. 20: 427-53.

Cowan CR, Hyman AA. (2004) Centrosomes direct cell polarity independently of microtubule assembly in C. elegans embryos. Nature. 431(7004):92-6.

Pelletier L, Ozlu N, Hannak E, Cowan C, Habermann B, Ruer M, Muller-Reichert T, Hyman AA. (2004) The Caenorhabditis elegans centrosomal protein SPD-2 is required for both pericentriolar material recruitment and centriole duplication. Curr Biol. 14(10): 863-73.

Cowan CR, Hyman AA. (2006) Cyclin E-Cdk2 temporally regulates centrosome assembly and establishment of polarity in Caenorhabditis elegans embryos. Nat Cell Biol. 8(12): 1441-7.
Bringmann H, Cowan CR, Kong J, Hyman AA. (2006) LET-99, GOA-1/GPA-16, and GPR-1/2 Are Required for Aster-Positioned Cytokinesis. Curr Biol.

Cowan CR, Hyman AA. (2007) Acto-myosin reorganization and PAR polarity in C. elegans. Development. 134(6): 1035-43.

Schenk C, Bringmann H, Hyman AA, Cowan CR. (2010) Cortical domain correction repositions the polarity boundary to match the cytokinesis furrow in C. elegans embryos. Development. 137(10): 1743-53.

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