Book Volume 52 2011

A Handbook of Transcription Factors


ISBN: 978-90-481-9068-3 (Print) 978-90-481-9069-0 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-6

    Introduction to “A Handbook of Transcription Factors”

  3. Chapter

    Pages 7-23

    An Overview of Prokaryotic Transcription Factors

  4. Chapter

    Pages 25-73

    A Catalogue of Eukaryotic Transcription Factor Types, Their Evolutionary Origin, and Species Distribution

  5. Chapter

    Pages 75-94

    Function and Evolution of C2H2 Zinc Finger Arrays

  6. Chapter

    Pages 95-122

    Homeodomain Subtypes and Functional Diversity

  7. Chapter

    Pages 123-153

    Nuclear Receptors: Small Molecule Sensors that Coordinate Growth, Metabolism and Reproduction

  8. Chapter

    Pages 155-173

    Methods for Analysis of Transcription Factor DNA-Binding Specificity In Vitro

  9. Chapter

    Pages 175-191

    Identification of Transcription Factor–DNA Interactions In Vivo

  10. Chapter

    Pages 193-204

    How Transcription Factors Identify Regulatory Sites in Genomic Sequence

  11. Chapter

    Pages 205-222

    Transcription Factor Binding Sites and Other Features in Human and Drosophila Proximal Promoters

  12. Chapter

    Pages 223-259

    Interactions of Transcription Factors with Chromatin

  13. Chapter

    Pages 261-277

    Transcription Factor Effector Domains

  14. Chapter

    Pages 279-295

    Large-Scale Nuclear Architecture and Transcriptional Control

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 297-306