The bromodomain: a chromatin-targeting module?

@article{Winston1999TheBA,
  title={The bromodomain: a chromatin-targeting module?},
  author={Fred Winston and C. David Allis},
  journal={Nature Structural Biology},
  year={1999},
  volume={6},
  pages={601-604}
}
It has recently been demonstrated that bromodomains — motifs found in several eukaryotic transcription factors — bind to acetyl-lysine, a modification of histones that is important for transcription. This finding suggests that the regulatory effects of histone acetylation may be exerted by bromodomain-containing proteins. 

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