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Main Title DNA Methylation: Basic Mechanisms [electronic resource] /
Author Doerfler, Walter.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Böhm, Petra.
Publisher Springer Berlin Heidelberg,
Year Published 2006
Call Number QH431
ISBN 9783540313908
Subjects Medicine ; Human genetics
Internet Access
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Collation VII, 321 p. 24 illus. online resource.
Due to license restrictions, this resource is available to EPA employees and authorized contractors only
Contents Notes
The Almost-Forgotten Fifth Nucleotide in DNA: An Introduction -- Pattern Formation -- Replication and Translation of Epigenetic Information -- DNA Methyltransferases: Facts, Clues, Mysteries -- DNA Methylation in Plants -- Determinant of Promoter Activity -- De Novo Methylation, Long-Term Promoter Silencing, Methylation Patterns in the Human Genome, and Consequences of Foreign DNA Insertion -- DNA Methyltransferases -- Establishment and Maintenance of DNA Methylation Patterns in Mammals -- Molecular Enzymology of Mammalian DNA Methyltransferases -- Epigenetic Phenomena -- Familial Hydatidiform Molar Pregnancy: The Germline Imprinting Defect Hypothesis? -- Dual Inheritance -- Mutagenesis and Repair -- Mutagenesis at Methylated CpG Sequences -- Cytosine Methylation and DNA Repair. (will follow)