Advertisement
Research Article

RSF Governs Silent Chromatin Formation via Histone H2Av Replacement

  • Kazuma Hanai,

    Affiliations: Department of Developmental Genetics, National Institute of Genetics, Shizuoka-ken, Japan, Department of Mathematical and Life Science, Graduate School of Science, Hiroshima University, Higashi-Hiroshima, Japan

    X
  • Hirofumi Furuhashi,

    Affiliation: Department of Developmental Genetics, National Institute of Genetics, Shizuoka-ken, Japan

    Current address: Department of Biology, O. Wayne Rollins Research Center, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

    X
  • Takashi Yamamoto,

    Affiliation: Department of Mathematical and Life Science, Graduate School of Science, Hiroshima University, Higashi-Hiroshima, Japan

    X
  • Koji Akasaka,

    Affiliation: Misaki Marine Biological Station, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo, Miura, Kanagawa, Japan

    X
  • Susumu Hirose mail

    shirose@lab.nig.ac.jp

    Affiliation: Department of Developmental Genetics, National Institute of Genetics, Shizuoka-ken, Japan

    X
  • Published: February 29, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1000011

About the Authors

Kazuma Hanai, Hirofumi Furuhashi, Susumu Hirose
Department of Developmental Genetics, National Institute of Genetics, Shizuoka-ken, Japan
Kazuma Hanai, Takashi Yamamoto
Department of Mathematical and Life Science, Graduate School of Science, Hiroshima University, Higashi-Hiroshima, Japan
Koji Akasaka
Misaki Marine Biological Station, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo, Miura, Kanagawa, Japan

Corresponding Author

Email: shirose@lab.nig.ac.jp

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: HF TY KA SH. Performed the experiments: KH HF. Analyzed the data: KH HF SH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KH. Wrote the paper: KH SH.