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Heterochromatin

Known as: Heterochromatin [Chemical/Ingredient], Heterochromatins 
A tightly packed area of chromatin that may function to protect chromosome integrity and regulate gene expression.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Nucleosome remodelers of the DDM1/Lsh family are required for DNA methylation of transposable elements, but the reason for this… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Both DNA methylation and histone modification are involved in establishing patterns of gene repression during development… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Ataxia Telangiectasia Mutated (ATM) signaling is essential for the repair of a subset of DNA double-strand breaks (DSBs); however… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
The formation of heterochromatin, which requires methylation of histone H3 at lysine 9 and the subsequent recruitment of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Heterochromatin has been defined as deeply staining chromosomal material that remains condensed in interphase, whereas… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Post-translational histone modifications regulate epigenetic switching between different chromatin states. Distinct histone… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Eukaryotic DNA is organized into structurally distinct domains that regulate gene expression and chromosome behavior… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
One function of heterochromatin is the epigenetic silencing by sequestration of genes into transcriptionally repressed nuclear… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Abstract. We have generated and characterized a novel site-specific antibody highly specific for the phosphorylated form of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Ikaros proteins are required for normal T, B, and NK cell development and are postulated to activate lymphocyte-specific gene… Expand
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