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SWI/SNF complex in cancer

Nature Genetics volume 49, pages 178179 (2017) | Download Citation

Four studies in this issue report new mechanisms underlying the function of the chromatin remodeling SWI/SNF complex in controlling gene expression and suppressing tumor development, providing valuable insights into the treatment of cancers harboring mutations in genes encoding SWI/SNF complex subunits.

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  1. Chao Lu and C. David Allis are in the Laboratory of Chromatin Biology and Epigenetics, Rockefeller University, New York, New York, USA.

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