New evidence that DNA encodes its packaging

Sevinc Ercan, Jason D. Lieb

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Abstract

New experimental approaches combined with statistical models show that DNA sequence strongly influences how the genome is packaged into nucleosomes. The studies predict that genes regulated by fundamentally different mechanisms have distinct nucleosome positioning signatures encoded in their DNA.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1104-1105
Number of pages2
JournalNature Genetics
Volume38
Issue number10
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1 2006

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  • Genetics

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