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On the role of H3.3 in retroviral silencing

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    • Rita Rebollo
    • , Mohammad M. Karimi
    •  & Rui Kamada

    Present addresses: Université de Lyon, INSA-Lyon, INRA, UMR203 BF2i, Biologie Fonctionnelle Insectes et Interactions, F-69621 Villeurbanne, France (R.R.); Département de Génomique Fonctionnelle et Cancer, Institut de Génétique et Biologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire (IGBMC)/Université de Strasbourg/CNRS/INSERM, 67404 Illkirch Cedex, France (M.M.K.); Laboratory of Biological Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo 060-0810, Japan (R.K.).


  1. The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, The National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA

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    • , Rui Kamada
    • , Warren Wu
    • , Brenda Wu
    • , Mahesh Bachu
    • , Keiko Ozato
    •  & Todd S. Macfarlan
  2. Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

    • Rita Rebollo
    • , Mohammad M. Karimi
    • , Dixie L. Mager
    •  & Matthew C. Lorincz
  3. Terry Fox Laboratory, BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

    • Rita Rebollo
    •  & Dixie L. Mager
  4. Mater Research Institute—University of Queensland, TRI Building, Woolloongabba Queensland 4102, Australia

    • Adam D. Ewing
    •  & Geoffrey J. Faulkner


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G.W., T.S.M., M.C.L., D.L.M., K.O. and G.J.F. planned and designed the study. G.W., R.R., W.W., B.W., M.B. and R.K. performed experiments. G.W., M.M.K. and A.D.E. analysed the data. G.W. and T.S.M. wrote the manuscript with contributions from M.C.L., D.L.M. and G.J.F.

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Correspondence to Todd S. Macfarlan.

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    Supplementary Methods

    This file contains supplementary methods regarding Cell lines, Native ChIP-seq, RNA-seq, Re-analysis of RNA-seq and ChIP-seq data, PCR screening of polymorphic IAP insertions and Polymorphic IAP insertion genotyping.

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    Supplementary Table 1

    Re-analysis of reported de novo IAP integrations in H3.3 KO ES cells.

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    Supplementary Table 2

    List of IAP integrations incorrectly annotated as “H3.3 KO only” by Elsasser et al.

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