Format

Send to:

Choose Destination
See comment in PubMed Commons below
Genome Biol. 2008 Oct 6;9(10):236. doi: 10.1186/gb-2008-9-10-236.

Condensin goes with the family but not with the flow.

Author information

  • 1Department of Pharmacology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA. gartenbe@umdnj.edu

Abstract

Condensin and cohesin are loaded onto yeast chromosomes by a common mechanism at RNA polymerase III transcribed genes. Whereas cohesin translocates from these loading sites to mediate cohesion at secondary locations, condensin remains, bringing distant sites together into clusters.

PMID:
18844972
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
PMCID:
PMC2760866
Free PMC Article
PubMed Commons home

PubMed Commons

0 comments
How to join PubMed Commons

    Supplemental Content

    Full text links

    Icon for BioMed Central Icon for PubMed Central
    Loading ...
    Write to the Help Desk