telomeric heterochromatin

Heterochromatic regions of the chromosome found at the telomeres. [GOC:mah]
National Institutes of Health

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2012
2012
Yeast contains heterochromatin at telomeres and the silent mating-type loci (HML/HMR). Genes positioned within the telomeric… (More)
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2009
2009
Small RNAs play important roles in the establishment and maintenance of heterochromatin structures. We show the presence of… (More)
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2008
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2008
Mammalian telomeres consist of non-coding TTAGGG repeats that are bound by the multi-protein complex 'shelterin', thus protecting… (More)
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2007
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2007
At telomeric heterochromatin in yeast, the Sir protein complex spreads from Rap1 sites to silence adjacent genes. This cascade is… (More)
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2007
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2007
Dot1 (Disruptor of telomeric silencing-1) is a histone H3 lysine 79 methyltransferase that contributes to the establishment of… (More)
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2002
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2002
The Sir3 protein helps form telomeric heterochromatin by interacting with hypoacetylated histone H4 lysine 16 (H4–Lys16). The… (More)
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2002
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2002
In Saccharomyces cerevisiae, heterochromatin-like regions are found near telomeres and at the silent mating-type loci, where they… (More)
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1999
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1999
Eukaryotic genomes are packaged into nucleosomes, which are thought to repress gene expression generally. Repression is… (More)
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1997
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1997
Yeast core telomeric heterochromatin can silence adjacent genes and requires RAP1, SIR2, SIR3, and SIR4 and histones H3 and H4… (More)
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1996
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1996
Telomeric genes and the HM loci in saccharomyces cerevisiae are transcriptionally repressed and adopt a heterochromatin-like… (More)
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