Aurora‐B phosphorylates Histone H3 at serine28 with regard to the mitotic chromosome condensation

@article{Goto2002AuroraBPH,
  title={Aurora‐B phosphorylates Histone H3 at serine28 with regard to the mitotic chromosome condensation},
  author={Hidemasa Goto and Yoshihiro Yasui and Erich A. Nigg and Masaki Inagaki},
  journal={Genes to Cells},
  year={2002},
  volume={7}
}
Background:  Histone H3 (H3) phosphorylation plays important roles in mitotic chromosome condensation. We reported that H3 phosphorylation occurs at Ser28, as well as at Ser10 during mitosis, at least in mammals. Aurora B was recently demonstrated to be responsible for Ser10 phosphorylation in S. cerevisiae, C. elegans, Drosophila and Xenopus egg extract. 

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