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Plasmodium falciparum receptor protein

Open Access | Epigenetic control of the variable expression of a Plasmodium falciparum receptor protein for erythrocyte invasion

February 5, 2010 - 16:59 -- Ingeborg van Schayk
Author(s): 
Lubin Jiang, María José López-Barragán, Hongying Jiang, Jianbing Mu, Deepak Gaur, Keji Zhao, Gary Felsenfeld, and Louis H. Miller
Reference: 
PNAS February 2, 2010 vol. 107 no. 5 2224-2229

Our data indicate that the failure of Dd2 to express the sialic acid-independent invasion receptor gene RH4 is associated with the epigenetic silencing mark H3K9 trimethylation present throughout the cycle.

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