Beyond the Double Helix: Writing and Reading the “Histone Code”
Monday, December 3, 2007
Welch Hall (2nd Floor)
3:45 p.m. Refreshments 4:00 p.m. Lecture
Figure 3. Modes of multivalent chromatin engagement. From Ruthenburg et al. (2007) Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology 8:983-994.
Recommended Review Article
Ruthenburg, AJ, Li, H, Patel, DJ and Allis, CD (2007). Multivalent engagement of chromatin modifications by linked binding modules. Nat Rev Mol Cell Biol 8:983-94.
Hake, S. B. and Allis, C. D. (2006). Histone H3 variants and their potential role in indexing mammalian genomes: The “H3 barcode hypothesis”. Proc Nat Acad Sci 103:6428-6435.
Jenuwein, T. and Allis, C. D. (2001). Translating the histone code. Science 293:1074-1080.
Taverna, SD, Li, H, Ruthenburg, AJ, Allis, CD and Patel, DJ (2007). How chromatin-binding modules interpret histone modifications: lessons from professional pocket pickers. Nat Struct Mol Biol 14:1025-40.
Wang, G. G., Allis, C. D. and Chi, P. (2007). Chromatin remodeling and cancer, part I: covalent histone modifications. Trends Mol Med 13:363-372.