Dr. Gary Paterno - January 25, 2012

MIER1 and Chromatin Remodeling: Molecule to Mouse

The epigenetic or histone code hypothesis has added another layer of complexity and precision to our understanding of the regulation of gene expression. We are investigating the MIER gene product and its role in reading, editing and interpreting the histone code thorough its interactions with nuclear hormone receptor transcription factors.

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