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NDJ1 protein (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) - STRING interaction network
"NDJ1" - Meiosis-specific telomere protein, required for bouquet formation, effective homolog pairing, ordered cross-over distribution, sister chromatid cohesion at meiotic telomeres, chromosomal segregation and telomere-led rapid prophase movement in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
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NDJ1Meiosis-specific telomere protein, required for bouquet formation, effective homolog pairing, ordered cross-over distribution, sister chromatid cohesion at meiotic telomeres, chromosomal segregation and telomere-led rapid prophase movement; Required for telomeric clustering (bouquet stage) during meiosis 1 prophase, formation and efficient homolog pairing, meiosis 1 disjunction, and telomere deletion during meiosis. Promotes also meiotic recombination (352 aa)    
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CSM4
Protein required for accurate chromosome segregation during meiosis; involved in meiotic telomere clustering (bouquet formation) and telomere-led rapid prophase movements; Involved in chromosome segregation during meiosis. Involved in meiotic telomere clustering (bouquet formation) and telomere-led rapid prophase movements (156 aa)
       
 
  0.979
MPS3
Nuclear envelope protein required for SPB duplication and nuclear fusion; localizes to the SPB half bridge and at telomeres during meiosis; required with Ndj1p and Csm4p for meiotic bouquet formation and telomere-led rapid prophase movement; Required for the first step of spindle pole body duplication in G1. Essential for nuclear division and fusion. Functions in sister chromatid cohesion establishment. Connects the spindle pole body with the nuclear envelope through its interaction with MPS2 and mediates meiotic bouquet formation and rapid chromosome movements in meiotic prophase. Fun [...] (682 aa)
       
 
  0.933
MEK1
Meiosis-specific serine/threonine protein kinase, functions in meiotic checkpoint, promotes recombination between homologous chromosomes by suppressing double strand break repair between sister chromatids; Probable protein kinase required for meiotic recombination (497 aa)
       
 
  0.810
PCH2
Nucleolar component of the pachytene checkpoint, which prevents chromosome segregation when recombination and chromosome synapsis are defective; also represses meiotic interhomolog recombination in the rDNA; Required for the pachytene checkpoint, the meiotic checkpoint that prevents chromosome segregation when defects in recombination and synaptonemal complex formation occurred. Represses meiotic recombination in the rDNA, probably by excluding the meiosis-specific protein HOP1 from the nucleolar region (564 aa)
       
 
  0.768
SPO11
Meiosis-specific protein that initiates meiotic recombination by catalyzing the formation of double-strand breaks in DNA via a transesterification reaction; required for homologous chromosome pairing and synaptonemal complex formation; Required for meiotic recombination. Mediates DNA cleavage that forms the double-strand breaks (DSB) that initiate meiotic recombination. The action of SPO11 is important in setting off a regulatory chain of events encompassing 5’ to 3’ resection. When there are no SPO11-DSBs, resection of a site specific VDE-DSB takes place but it is faster than in wild- [...] (398 aa)
           
  0.727
RAD17
Checkpoint protein, involved in the activation of the DNA damage and meiotic pachytene checkpoints; with Mec3p and Ddc1p, forms a clamp that is loaded onto partial duplex DNA; homolog of human and S. pombe Rad1 and U. maydis Rec1 proteins; Component of the checkpoint clamp complex involved in the surveillance mechanism that allows the DNA repair pathways to act to restore the integrity of the DNA prior to DNA synthesis or separation of the replicated chromosomes. Associates with sites of DNA damage and modulates the MEC1 signaling pathway and the activation of RAD53 in response to DNA [...] (401 aa)
       
 
  0.714
ZIP1
Transverse filament protein of the synaptonemal complex; required for normal levels of meiotic recombination and pairing between homologous chromosome during meiosis; potential Cdc28p substrate; Required for meiotic chromosome synapsis and cell cycle progression. May act as a molecular zipper to bring homologous chromosomes in close apposition. ZIP1 may encode the transverse filaments of the synaptonemal complex (875 aa)
           
  0.697
MSH5
Protein of the MutS family, forms a dimer with Msh4p that facilitates crossovers between homologs during meiosis; msh5-Y823H mutation confers tolerance to DNA alkylating agents; homologs present in C. elegans and humans; Involved in meiotic recombination. Facilitate crossovers between homologs during meiosis (901 aa)
           
  0.640
MSH4
Protein involved in meiotic recombination, required for normal levels of crossing over, colocalizes with Zip2p to discrete foci on meiotic chromosomes, has homology to bacterial MutS protein; Involved in meiotic recombination. Facilitate crossovers between homologs during meiosis (878 aa)
           
  0.626
DMC1
Meiosis-specific protein required for repair of double-strand breaks and pairing between homologous chromosomes; homolog of Rad51p and the bacterial RecA protein; Required for meiotic recombination, synaptonemal complex formation and cell cycle progression. Recruited to meiosis recombination hotspots by MEI5 and SAE3 (334 aa)
           
  0.578
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Saccharomyces cerevisiae
NCBI taxonomy Id: 4932
Other names: Candida robusta, Pachytichospora, S. cerevisiae, Saccharomyces, Saccharomyces capensis, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Saccharomyces italicus, Saccharomyces oviformis, Saccharomyces uvarum var. melibiosus, lager beer yeast, yeast
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