Monday, 23 March 2009

Milestones in cell division resource

Milestones in cell division' contains 23 short articles describing important discoveries in the field of cell division, selected by an invited panel of 56 experts and written by editors from the NPG. The milestones are arranged along a timeline from 1902 to 1997 and each contain a short discussion of the selected advance, along with a list of references with free access to the abstract (and sometimes the full-text) of the listed papers. Subjects covered include DNA replication, cell cycle control, cell cycle conservation and checkpoint control.
The site also includes information on the 56 advisors, a library section giving details of recent NPG cell division papers, and links NPG publications and other cell division websites.