Methylation Patterns of Testis-Specific Genes

The methylation patterns of genes expressed in the mouse male germ line have been examined. Int-1, Hox-2.1, and Prm-1, all of which contain 5' CpG islands, were found to be completely unmethylated at many sites in these domains, both in somatic tissues and in sperm DNA. Many other testis-specif...

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Published in:Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Vol. 88, No. 6 (1991), p. 2317-2321
Main Author: Ariel, Mira
Other Involved Persons: McCarrey, John ; Cedar, Howard
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1091-6490
Item Description:Copyright: Copyright 1991 The National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America
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