Patterns of organelle ontogeny through a cell cycle revealed by whole-cell reconstructions using 3D electron microscopy

Louise Hughes, Samantha Borrett, Katie Towers, Tobias Starborg, Sue Vaughan

The major mammalian bloodstream form of the African sleeping sickness parasite¬†Trypanosoma bruceimultiplies rapidly, and it is important to understand how these cells divide. Organelle inheritance involves complex spatiotemporal re-arrangements to ensure correct distribution to daughter cells…