Chromosome Segregation: Human Female Meiosis Breaks All the Rules.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Current biology : CB, Volume 25, Issue 15, p.R654-6 (2015)

Abstract:

A major hindrance in studying human meiosis has been the inability to assess all four products of female meiosis. Overcoming this hurdle, a new study discovers a high incidence of non-canonical 'reverse meiosis' and a new form of meiotic drive.