DNA Conformation and Transcription

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ISBN: 978-0-387-25579-8 (Print) 978-0-387-29148-2 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Multifarious DNA Structures Found In Genomes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-17

      DNA

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      Pages 18-34

      Sequence-Dependent Variability of B-DNA

  2. Intrinsic DNA Curvature and Transcription

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 35-35

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      Pages 37-51

      Curved DNA and Prokaryotic Promoters

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      Pages 52-65

      Repression of Transcription by Curved DNA and Nucleoid Protein H-NS

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      Pages 66-74

      Curved DNA and Transcription in Eukaryotes

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      Pages 75-89

      Putative Roles of kin17, a Mammalian Protein Binding Curved DNA, in Transcription

  3. Implied Roles of Left-Handed Z-DNA, Triplex DNA, DNA Supercoiling, and Miscellaneous Alternative Conformations of DNA in Transcription

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 91-91

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      Pages 93-104

      Roles for Z-DNA and Double-Stranded RNA in Transcription

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      Pages 105-126

      Do DNA Triple Helices or Quadruplexes Have a Role in Transcription?

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      Pages 127-137

      Nucleic Acid Structures and the Transcription Defects in Fragile X Syndrome and Friedreich’s Ataxia

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      Pages 138-143

      Possible Roles of DNA Supercoiling in Transcription

  4. DNA-Bending Proteins: Architectural Regulation of Transcription

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 145-145

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      Pages 147-158

      Gene Regulation by HMGA and HMGB Chromosomal Proteins and Related Architectural DNA-Binding Proteins

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      Pages 159-173

      Molecular Mechanisms of Male Sex Determination

  5. Chromatin Infrastructure in Transcription: Roles of DNA Conformation and Properties

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 175-175

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      Pages 177-188

      The Role of Unusual DNA Structures in Chromatin Organization for Transcription

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      Pages 189-202

      DNA Bendability and Nucleosome Positioning in Transcriptional Regulation