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Methyltransferase

Known as: transmethylase, Methyltransferases, EC 2.1.1 
A subclass of enzymes of the transferase class that catalyze the transfer of a methyl group from one compound to another. (Dorland, 28th ed) EC 2.1.1… Expand
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2019
Review
2019
The polycomb repressive complex 2 (PRC2) is a chromatin-associated methyltransferase catalyzing mono-, di-, and trimethylation of… Expand
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2018
Review
2018
Metallothioneins (MTs) are small cysteine-rich proteins that play important roles in metal homeostasis and protection against… Expand
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2015
Highly Cited
2015
Fungal secondary metabolism has become an important research topic with great biomedical and biotechnological value. In the… Expand
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2005
Review
2005
Large-genome eukaryotes use heritable cytosine methylation to silence promoters, especially those associated with transposons and… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
MLL, the human homolog of Drosophila trithorax, maintains Hox gene expression in mammalian embryos and is rearranged in human… Expand
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
DNA methylation is involved in epigenetic processes such as X-chromosome inactivation, imprinting and silencing of transposons… Expand
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2000
Review
2000
  • T. Bestor
  • Human molecular genetics
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 6181218
The biological significance of 5-methylcytosine was in doubt for many years, but is no longer. Through targeted mutagenesis in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Gene targeting in embryonic stem (ES) cells has been used to mutate the murine DNA methyltransferase gene. ES cell lines… Expand
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
Thiopurine methyltransferase (TPMT) catalyzes thiopurine S-methylation, an important metabolic pathway for drugs such as 6… Expand
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1974
Highly Cited
1974
The autoxidation of pyrogallol was investigated in the presence of EDTA in the pH range 7.9–10.6. The rate of autoxidation… Expand
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