chromatin silencing at telomere

Known as: heterochromatic silencing at telomere, telomere chromatin silencing, telomeric silencing 
Repression of transcription of telomeric DNA by altering the structure of chromatin. [PMID:10219245]
National Institutes of Health

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2011
2011
Telomeres, specialized domains assembled at the ends of linear chromosomes, are essential for genomic stability in eukaryotes… (More)
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2006
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2006
The histone H2A variant H2A.Z (Saccharomyces cerevisiae Htz1) plays roles in transcription, DNA repair, chromosome stability, and… (More)
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2002
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2002
The amino-terminal histone tails are subject to covalent post-translational modifications such as acetylation, methylation, and… (More)
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2001
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2001
In budding yeast, the silent information regulator Sir2p is a nuclear NAD-dependent deacetylase that is essential for both… (More)
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2000
2000
Hat1p and Hat2p are the two subunits of a type B histone acetyltransferase from Saccharomyces cerevisiae that acetylates free… (More)
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1998
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1998
The ends of chromosomes in Saccharomyces cerevisiae initiate a repressive chromatin structure that spreads internally and… (More)
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1998
1998
Several regions of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae genome are subject to position-dependent transcriptional repression mediated by a… (More)
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1998
1998
Telomeres comprise a specialized chromosome end structure distinct from the standard nucleosomal architecture of the remainder of… (More)
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1997
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1997
In vivo, nucleosomes are formed rapidly on newly synthesized DNA after polymerase passage. Previously, a protein complex from… (More)
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1994
1994
Alleles specifically defective in telomeric silencing were generated by in vitro mutagenesis of the yeast RAP1 gene. The most… (More)
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