The Histone Code and Beyond

New Approaches to Cancer Therapy


ISBN: 978-3-540-27857-3 (Print) 978-3-540-37633-0 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XIV

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-27

    The Role of Histone Modifications in Epigenetic Transitions During Normal and Perturbed Development

  3. Chapter

    Pages 29-46

    Nucleosome Structure and Function

  4. Chapter

    Pages 47-59

    The Role of Snf2-Related Proteins in Cancer

  5. Chapter

    Pages 61-87

    Imitation Switch Complexes

  6. Chapter

    Pages 89-96

    How Is Epigenetic Information on Chromatin Inherited After DNA Replication?

  7. Chapter

    Pages 97-113

    Polycomb Silencing Mechanisms and Genomic Programming

  8. Chapter

    Pages 115-126

    CpG Island Methylation and Histone Modifications: Biology and Clinical Significance

  9. Chapter

    Pages 127-153

    Histone Post-Translational Modifications Regulate Transcription and Silent Chromatin in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

  10. Chapter

    Pages 155-172

    Histone Acetylation-Mediated Chromatin Compaction During Mouse Spermatogenesis

  11. Chapter

    Pages 173-192

    Role of Ubiquitin-Like Proteins in Transcriptional Regulation

  12. Chapter

    Pages 193-209

    Interplay of the SUMO and MAP Kinase Pathways

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 211-215