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  1. Anastas JN, Shi Y. Histone Serotonylation: Can the Brain Have "Happy" Chromatin?. Mol Cell. 2019 May 2;74(3):418-420. doi: 10.1016/j.molcel.2019.04.017. PubMed PMID: 31051139; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6662934.
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  11. Greer EL, Becker B, Latza C, Antebi A, Shi Y. Mutation of C. elegans demethylase spr-5 extends transgenerational longevity. Cell Res. 2016 Feb;26(2):229-38. doi: 10.1038/cr.2015.148. Epub 2015 Dec 22. PubMed PMID: 26691751; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4746603.
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