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hdac2  -  histone deacetylase 2

Xenopus (Silurana) tropicalis

Synonyms: hdac1, rpd3, yaf1
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  2. Xenopus NF-Y pre-sets chromatin to potentiate p300 and acetylation-responsive transcription from the Xenopus hsp70 promoter in vivo. Li, Q., Herrler, M., Landsberger, N., Kaludov, N., Ogryzko, V.V., Nakatani, Y., Wolffe, A.P. EMBO J. (1998) [Pubmed]
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