Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Genomic distribution of H3K9me2 and DNA methylation in a maize genome

West, Patrick T.; Li, Qing; Ji, Lexiang; Eichten, Steven R.; Song, Jawon; Vaughn, Matthew W.; Schmitz, Robert J.; Springer, Nathan M.


DNA methylation and dimethylation of lysine 9 of histone H3 (H3K9me2) are two chromatin modifications that can be associated with gene expression or recombination rate. The maize genome provides a complex landscape of interspersed genes and transposons. The genome-wide distribution of DNA methylation and H3K9me2 were investigated in seedling tissue for the maize inbred B73 and compared to patterns of these modifications observed in Arabidopsis thaliana. Most maize transposons are highly...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2014-08-14
Type: Journal article
Source: PLoS ONE
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0105267


File Description SizeFormat Image
01_West_Genomic_distribution_of_2014.pdfPublished Version923 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator