homologous chromosome segregation Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description The cell cycle process in which replicated homologous chromosomes are organized and then physically separated and apportioned to two sets during the first division of the meiotic cell cycle. Each replicated chromosome, composed of two sister chromatids, aligns at the cell equator, paired with its homologous partner; this pairing off, referred to as synapsis, permits genetic recombination. One homolog (both sister chromatids) of each morphologic type goes into each of the resulting chromosome sets. (Gene Ontology, GO_0045143)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0045143
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3 genes participating in the homologous chromosome segregation biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
ESPL1 extra spindle pole bodies homolog 1 (S. cerevisiae)
MSH4 mutS homolog 4
MSH5 mutS homolog 5