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Journal of Genetics

, Volume 77, Issue 2–3, pp 65–69 | Cite as

From DNA modification to epigenetics

  • Robin Holliday
Perspectives

Keywords

Disc Cell Chromosome Inactivation Genetic Division Epigenetic Defect Control Gene Activity 
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© Indian Academy of Sciences 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robin Holliday
    • 1
  1. 1.CSIRO Division of Molecular ScienceAustralia

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