HYBRIDIZATION OF PROMOTER DNA TARGETS IN CHROMATIN TO DISCOVER REGULATORY PROTEIN


Year of Award:
2009
Award Type:
R21
Project Number:
CA134419
RFA Number:
RFA-CA-08-006
Technology Track:
Molecular & Cellular Analysis Technologies
PI/Project Leader:
MC GOWN, LINDA B.
Other PI or Project Leader:
N/A
Institution:
RENSSELAER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE
Chromatin immunoprecipitation (ChIP) is a powerful tool for investigating the mechanisms through which nuclear proteins influence gene regulation. ChIP can be used to determine whether or not a particular protein is present in the in the chromatin of a li