Figure 31.29. Structure of a Bromodomain.

Figure 31.29Structure of a Bromodomain

Figure 31.29. Structure of a Bromodomain. This four-helix-bundle domain binds peptides containing acetyllysine. An acetylated peptide of histone H4 is bound in the structure shown.

From: Section 31.3, Transcriptional Activation and Repression Are Mediated by Protein-Protein Interactions

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Berg JM, Tymoczko JL, Stryer L.
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