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..3K56 in efficient H2B incorporation and paternal pronuclei formation. Application of these strategies can be extended to investigate roles of additional H3.3 residues and has implications for use in other developmental systems. ..
Zhou L, Canagarajah B, Zhao Y, Baibakov B, Tokuhiro K, Maric D, et al. BTBD18 Regulates a Subset of piRNA-Generating Loci through Transcription Elongation in Mice. Dev Cell. 2017;40:453-466.e5 pubmed publisher
..Thus, our study identifies BTBD18 as a specific controller for transcription activation through RNA polymerase II elongation at a subset of genomic piRNA loci. ..