CTCF gene

Known as: CCCTC-Binding Factor (Zinc Finger Protein) Gene, TRANSCRIPTIONAL REPRESSOR CTCF, CCCTC-BINDING FACTOR 
This gene is involved in epigenetic control of gene expression.

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1991-2018
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
Recent studies of genome-wide chromatin interactions have revealed that the human genome is partitioned into many self… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
The cohesin protein complex holds sister chromatids in dividing cells together and is essential for chromosome segregation… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Insulators are DNA elements that prevent inappropriate interactions between the neighboring regions of the genome. They can be… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Cohesins mediate sister chromatid cohesion, which is essential for chromosome segregation and postreplicative DNA repair. In… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Insulator elements affect gene expression by preventing the spread of heterochromatin and restricting transcriptional enhancers… (More)
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2006
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2006
It is thought that the H19 imprinting control region (ICR) directs the silencing of the maternally inherited Igf2 allele through… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The imprinted regulation of H19 and Insulin-like growth factor 2 expression involves binding of the vertebrate insulator protein… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Genomic imprinting relies on establishing and maintaining the parental-specific methylation of DNA elements that control the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The expression of the insulin-like growth factor 2 (Igf2) and H19 genes is imprinted. Although these neighbouring genes share an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We have isolated and analyzed human CTCF cDNA clones and show here that the ubiquitously expressed 11-zinc-finger factor CTCF is… (More)
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