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Epsilon-chain hemoglobin

Known as: Epsilon-Globin, Hemoglobin Epsilon Chain, Hemoglobin Subunit Epsilon 
Hemoglobin subunit epsilon (147 aa, ~16 kDa) is encoded by the human HBE1 gene. This protein plays a role in the transport of oxygen to tissues of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The developmental switch from human fetal (gamma) to adult (beta) hemoglobin represents a clinically important example of… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
It is now well understood that chromatin structure is perturbed in the neighborhood of expressed genes. This is most obvious in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The human epsilon‐globin gene is transcribed in erythroid cells only during the embryonic stages of development. Expression of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Phylogenetic relationships among the 16 extant genera of Ceboidea (the New World monkeys) were examined using aligned epsilon… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Four DNase I hypersensitive sites characterize the human beta‐globin Dominant Control Region (DCR) providing position independent… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
A powerful enhancer has been mapped to an 18-bp DNA segment located 11 kb 5' to the human epsilon-globin gene within the dominant… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The Dominant Control Region (DCR) of the human beta‐globin gene locus consists of four strong hypersensitive sites (HSS) upstream… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We have identified an erythroid-specific enhancer element far upstream of the human "beta-like globin" genes, at 10.2-11.0… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The DNase I-hypersensitive sites in the human embryonic beta-globin gene region have been mapped in erythroid-enriched fractions… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
5-Azacytidine is a cytidine analogue that is capable of activating repressed genes in tissue-culture cells and has been shown to… Expand
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