Tip60-ing the balance in DSB repair

Wolfgang Fischle*

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The tumour suppressor Tip60 is a histone acetyltransferase implicated in transcriptional control and DNA double-strand break repair. Tip60 binds to the heterochromatic histone mark H3K9me3, triggering acetylation and activation of DNA double-strand break repair factors.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1279-1281
Number of pages3
JournalNature Cell Biology
Issue number11
StatePublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cell Biology


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