Title

New partners for HP1 in transcriptional gene silencing

UMMS Affiliation

Program in Gene Function and Expression

Publication Date

2011-01-08

Document Type

Article

Subjects

Gene Silencing; Histones; Molecular Chaperones; Schizosaccharomyces; Schizosaccharomyces pombe Proteins; Transcription Factors

Disciplines

Genetics and Genomics

Abstract

A new study in this issue of Molecular Cell (Yamane et al., 2010) demonstrates how chromatin assembly proteins HIRA/Asf1 help enforce transcriptional gene silencing in heterochromatin by bridging interactions between HP1 and histone deacetylase complexes.

DOI of Published Version

10.1016/j.molcel.2010.12.021

Source

Mol Cell. 2011 Jan 7;41(1):1-2. Link to article on publisher's site

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Molecular cell

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID

21211715

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