Histone H2a

Known as: H2A, HIST1H2A, Histone 2A 
Slightly lysine rich histone. One of four histones assembled into a nucleosomal core octamer. Various posttranslationally modified forms and variants… (More)
National Institutes of Health

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1975-2017
020406019752017

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2014
Highly Cited
2014
A key step in gene repression by Polycomb is trimethylation of histone H3 K27 by PCR2 to form H3K27me3. H3K27me3 provides a… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Chromosome structure is dynamically regulated during cell division, and this regulation is dependent, in part, on condensin. The… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Polycomb group (PcG) proteins are transcriptional repressors that control processes ranging from the maintenance of cell fate… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Solving the biological roles of covalent histone modifications, including monoubiquitination of histone H2A, and the molecular… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Transcription regulation involves enzyme-mediated changes in chromatin structure. Here, we describe a novel mode of histone… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Chromatin changes within the context of DNA repair remain largely obscure. Here we show that DNA damage induces… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The histone H2A variant H2A.Z (Saccharomyces cerevisiae Htz1) plays roles in transcription, DNA repair, chromosome stability, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Covalent modification of histones is important in regulating chromatin dynamics and transcription. One example of such… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Yeast histone H2A is phosphorylated on Ser129 upon DNA damage, an event required for efficient repair. We show that… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The budding yeast INO80 complex is a conserved ATP-dependent nucleosome remodeler containing actin-related proteins Arp5 and Arp8… (More)
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