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Absence of histones from the chromosomal proteins of fungi

Leighton, T. J. and Dill, B. C. and Stock, J. J. and Phillips, Cornell (1971) Absence of histones from the chromosomal proteins of fungi. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 68 (3). pp. 677-680. ISSN 0027-8424.

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Interphase chromosomes were isolated in good yield from four species of fungi. In no case does the chromatin contain histones such as are characteristic of the chromosomes of other eukaryotic organisms.

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Additional Information:© 1971 by the National Academy of Sciences. Communicated by James Bonner, January 11, 1971. We are indebted to Profs. James Bonner, Max Delbrück, and Keiji Marushige for their helpful discussions and advice. We thank Louise Avent for excellent technical assistance and Dr. Ruth Dusenbery and Stanley Froehner for their help in certain phases of this work. This work was supported in part by a grant provided by the Medical Research Council, Ottawa, Canada, and in part by U.S. Public Health Service Grant GM 13762.
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