Posttranslational modifications of human histone H3: An update

@article{Xu2014PosttranslationalMO,
  title={Posttranslational modifications of human histone H3: An update},
  author={Yan-Ming Xu and Ji-Ying Du and Andy T. Y. Lau},
  journal={PROTEOMICS},
  year={2014},
  volume={14}
}
Histone proteins, the fundamental components of chromatin, are highly conserved proteins that present in eukaryotic nuclei. They organize genomic DNA to form nucleosomes, the basic units of chromatin. PTMs of histones play essential roles in many biological processes, such as chromatin condensation, gene expression, cell differentiation, and apoptosis. With the advancement of proteomic technology, a growing number of histone PTMs have been identified, including ADP‐ribosylation, biotinylation… Expand
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