Description

This volume covers the current progress in understanding the mechanisms for genomic control of gene expression, which has grown considerably in the last few years as insight into genome organization and chromatin regulation has advanced.

Key Features

* Discusses the evolution of cis-regulatory sequences in drosophila * Includes information on genomic imprinting and imprinting defects in humans *Includes a chapter on epigenetic gene regulation in cancer

Readership

Molecular geneticists, clinical geneticists, neurologists, neuroscientists, molecular biologists and biochemists, cell and developmental biologists

Details

No. of pages:
416
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780123738813
Electronic ISBN:
9780080877815

About the editors

Veronica van Heyningen

Affiliations and Expertise

Veronica van Heyningen [v.vanheyningen@hgu.mrc.ac.uk]