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Stars take centre stage

Nature Physicsvolume 14pages778779 (2018) | Download Citation

Magnetic tweezer measurements have revealed the forces associated with a star-shaped structure responsible for moving the sperm nucleus to the centre of the egg cell following fertilization.

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  1. Shriram Center for Chemical Engineering & Bioengineering at Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA

    • Carlos Garzon-Coral
  2. Department of Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry at Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA

    • Jonathon Howard

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