Swi3p controls SWI/SNF assembly and ATP-dependent H2A-H2B displacement

Abstract

Yeast SWI/SNF is a multisubunit, 1.14-MDa ATP-dependent chromatin-remodeling enzyme required for transcription of a subset of inducible genes. Biochemical studies have demonstrated that SWI/SNF uses the energy from ATP hydrolysis to generate superhelical torsion, mobilize mononucleosomes, enhance the accessibility of nucleosomal DNA and remove H2A-H2B… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/nsmb1238

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