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Activation without a vital ingredient

Nature volume 383, pages 119120 (12 September 1996) | Download Citation

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The complicated machinery that initiates transcription of protein-coding genes contains components, known as TAFs, that are held to be generally required for gene activation. Experiments in vivo change that view.

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  1. Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, Nine Cambridge Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02142, and the Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA.

    • David M. Chao
    •  & Richard A. Young

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