Recent studies show that active regulatory regions of the yeast genome have a lower density of nucleosomes than other regions, and that there is an inverse correlation between nucleosome density and the transcription rate of a gene. This may be the result of transcription factors displacing nucleosomes.
|Original language||English (US)|
|State||Published - 2004|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
- Cell Biology