Histone H3 Lysine 9

Known as: H3K9, Histone H3 Lys9, Lysine 9 of Histone H3 
The lysine residue found at amino acid position 9 in the histone H3 protein. Methylation of this residue may be a marker for transcriptionally… (More)

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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Members of the sirtuin (SIRT) family of NAD-dependent deacetylases promote longevity in multiple organisms. Deficiency of… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
The Sir2 deacetylase regulates chromatin silencing and lifespan in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. In mice, deficiency for the Sir2… (More)
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2008
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2008
Epigenetic silencing in cancer cells is mediated by at least two distinct histone modifications, polycomb-based histone H3 lysine… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Histone modifications are implicated in influencing gene expression. We have generated high-resolution maps for the genome-wide… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Trimethylation of histone H3 at lysine 4 (H3K4me3) is regarded as a hallmark of active human promoters, but it remains unclear… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Post-translational modification of chromatin has profound effects on many biological processes including transcriptional… (More)
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2005
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2005
Methylation of histones modulates chromatin structure and function. Whereas methylation of histone H3 on lysines 4, 36, and 79… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Both DNA methylation and post-translational histone modifications contribute to gene silencing, but the mechanistic relationship… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Histone H3 lysine 9 (H3-K9) methylation and DNA methylation are characteristic hallmarks of mammalian heterochromatin… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND The heterochromatin of many eukaryotes is marked by both DNA methylation and histone H3 lysine 9 (H3-K9) methylation… (More)
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