DNA Modification Methylases

Known as: DNA Methyltransferase, Modification Methylases, DNA, Modification Methylases 
Enzymes that are part of the restriction-modification systems. They are responsible for producing a species-characteristic methylation pattern, on… (More)
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2016
Review
2016
Epigenetics is a relatively recent field of molecular biology that has arisen over the past 25 years. Cancer is now understood to… (More)
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2011
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2011
The human genome is replete with long non-coding RNAs (lncRNA), many of which are transcribed and likely to have a functional… (More)
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2008
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2008
Dicer initiates RNA interference by generating small RNAs involved in various silencing pathways. Dicer participates in… (More)
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2008
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2008
A clear understanding is developing concerning the importance of epigenetic-related molecular mechanisms in transcription… (More)
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2007
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2007
DNA methylation is a covalent chemical modification of DNA catalyzed by DNA methyltransferases (DNMTs). DNA methylation is… (More)
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2006
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2006
Here, we describe a role for mammalian DNA methyltransferases (DNMTs) in telomere length control. Mouse embryonic stem (ES) cells… (More)
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2006
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2006
DNA (cytosine-5) methylation represents one of the most widely used mechanisms of enduring cellular memory. Stable patterns of… (More)
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2003
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2003
Hypermethylation of CpG islands in the promoter regions is an important mechanism to silence the expression of many important… (More)
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2003
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2003
Transcriptional silencing by CpG island methylation is a prevalent mechanism of tumor-suppressor gene suppression in cancers… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The DNA methyltransferase Dnmt1 is responsible for cytosine methylation in mammals and has a role in gene silencing. DNA… (More)
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