Metazoan promoters: emerging characteristics and insights into transcriptional regulation

@article{Lenhard2012MetazoanPE,
  title={Metazoan promoters: emerging characteristics and insights into transcriptional regulation},
  author={Boris Lenhard and Albin Sandelin and Piero Carninci},
  journal={Nature Reviews Genetics},
  year={2012},
  volume={13},
  pages={233-245}
}
Promoters are crucial for gene regulation. They vary greatly in terms of associated regulatory elements, sequence motifs, the choice of transcription start sites and other features. Several technologies that harness next-generation sequencing have enabled recent advances in identifying promoters and their features, helping researchers who are investigating functional categories of promoters and their modes of regulation. Additional features of promoters that are being characterized include… Expand
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