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Additional reading: Chapter 06

Bosco, G. 2012 Chromosome pairing: A hidden treasure no more.  PLoS Genetics 8: e1002737

Gerton, JL and RS Hawley 2005 Homologous chromosome interactions in meiosis: Diversity amidst conservation. Nat. Rev. Genet. 6: 477-487

Hassold, T. and PA Hunt, 2001 To err (meiotically) is human: the genesis of human aneuploidy. Nat. Rev. Genet. 2: 280-291

Kleckner, N. 1996 Meiosis:  How could it work?  Proc. Natl Acad Sci USA 93: 8167-8174

Nabeshima, K. et al. 2011. Chromosome painting reveals asynaptic full alignment of homologs and HIM-8 dependent remodeling of chromosome territories during Caenorhabditis elegans meiosis.  PLoS Genetics 7: e1002231

Yanowitz, J. 2010 Meiosis: making a break for it. Curr. Opin. Cell Biol. 22: 744-751

Additional Reading for Boxes:

Hagstrom, KA and BJ Meyer, 2003 Condensin and cohesion: More than chromosome compactor and glue. Nat. Rev. Genetics 4: 520-534