shugoshin

shugoshin

A protein implicated in the protection of cohesiveness of sister chromatids to the centromeres during the process of meiosis and in kinetochore regulation during mitosis and meiosis.
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The conserved kinetochore protein shugoshin protects centromeric cohesion during meiosis.
Hiroshi Araki, the current AUM public relations manager of the religious group, said Shugoshin is not a formal organization within the religious group.