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Research Article

A Meiosis-Specific Form of the APC/C Promotes the Oocyte-to-Embryo Transition by Decreasing Levels of the Polo Kinase Inhibitor Matrimony

  • Zachary J. Whitfield,

    Affiliation: Whitehead Institute, Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Jennifer Chisholm,

    Affiliation: Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America

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  • R. Scott Hawley,

    Affiliations: Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America, Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas, United States of America

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  • Terry L. Orr-Weaver mail

    weaver@wi.mit.edu

    Affiliation: Whitehead Institute, Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Published: September 03, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1001648

About the Authors

Zachary J. Whitfield, Terry L. Orr-Weaver
Whitehead Institute, Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
Jennifer Chisholm, R. Scott Hawley
Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America
R. Scott Hawley
Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: weaver@wi.mit.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: ZJW TOW. Performed the experiments: ZJW JC. Analyzed the data: ZJW TOW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RSH. Wrote the paper: ZJW TOW.