Nucleosome structural studies.

  title={Nucleosome structural studies.},
  author={Song Wei Benjamin Tan and Curt A Davey},
  journal={Current opinion in structural biology},
  volume={21 1},
Chromatin plays a fundamental role in eukaryotic genomic regulation, and the increasing awareness of the importance of epigenetic processes in human health and disease emphasizes the need for understanding the structure and function of the nucleosome. Recent advances in chromatin structural studies, including the first structures of nucleosomes containing the Widom 601 sequence and the structure of a chromatin protein-nucleosome assembly, have provided new insight into stretching of nucleosomal… CONTINUE READING