Polycomb-Group Proteins

Known as: Polycomb-Group Protein, Polycomb Group Proteins, Polycomb Repressive Complex Proteins 
A family of proteins that play a role in CHROMATIN REMODELING. They are best known for silencing HOX GENES and the regulation of EPIGENETIC PROCESSES… (More)
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Review
2013
Review
2013
Polycomb group (PcG) proteins are epigenetic regulators of transcription that have key roles in stem-cell identity… (More)
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Polycomb group proteins maintain the gene-expression pattern of different cells that is set during early development by… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Polycomb group proteins are essential for early development in metazoans, but their contributions to human development are not… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The mechanisms by which embryonic stem (ES) cells self-renew while maintaining the ability to differentiate into virtually all… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Polycomb group proteins preserve body patterning through development by maintaining transcriptional silencing of homeotic genes… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In many higher organisms, 5%-15% of histone H2A is ubiquitylated at lysine 119 (uH2A). The function of this modification and the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In Arabidopsis, the EMBYRONIC FLOWER2 (EMF2), VERNALISATION2 (VRN2) and FERTILISATION INDEPENDENT ENDOSPERM2 (FIS2) genes encode… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Polycomb group (PcG) proteins play important roles in maintaining the silent state of HOX genes. Recent studies have implicated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Prostate cancer is a leading cause of cancer-related death in males and is second only to lung cancer. Although effective… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Polycomb group (PcG) proteins maintain transcriptional repression during development, likely by creating repressive chromatin… (More)
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