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Enhancing genome annotation with chromatin

Nature Genetics volume 39, pages 284285 (2007) | Download Citation

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A new approach that scans the modification states of histones along the chromosome allows the identification of enhancer elements in the complex genomes of higher eukaryotes. This is an important step in the functional annotation of the genome.

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  1. Dirk Schübeler is at the Friedrich-Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research, Maulbeerstrasse 66, CH-4058 Basel, Switzerland. dirk@fmi.ch

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