DNA Methylation and Its Possible Biological Roles

Prog Nucleic Acid Res Mol Biol. 1981;25:33-52. doi: 10.1016/s0079-6603(08)60482-1.

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adenine / metabolism
  • Base Sequence
  • Cell Differentiation
  • Chromosomes / ultrastructure
  • Cytosine / metabolism
  • DNA (Cytosine-5-)-Methyltransferases / physiology*
  • DNA / metabolism*
  • DNA Repair
  • DNA Restriction Enzymes / metabolism
  • Methyltransferases / physiology*
  • Mutation
  • Recombination, Genetic
  • Substrate Specificity

Substances

  • Cytosine
  • DNA
  • Methyltransferases
  • DNA (Cytosine-5-)-Methyltransferases
  • DNA Restriction Enzymes
  • Adenine