Linker histone H1 is essential for Drosophila development, the establishment of pericentric heterochromatin, and a normal polytene chromosome structure

Xingwu Lu, Sandeep N. Wontakal, Alexander V. Emelyanov, Patrick Morcillo, Alexander Y. Konev, Dmitry V. Fyodorov, Arthur I. Skoultchi

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)452-465
Number of pages14
JournalGenes and Development
Volume23
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 15 2009

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Keywords

  • Chromocenter
  • Heterochromatin
  • Histone methylation
  • Linker histone H1
  • Polytene chromosomes
  • Position effect variegation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics
  • Developmental Biology

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