A new ring tossed into an old HAT

Alison E. Ringel, Cynthia Wolberger

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p300 and CBP are multi-domain histone acetyltransferases (HATs) that regulate gene expression and are mutated in human diseases including cancer. Delvecchio and colleagues report the structure of the p300 catalytic core, revealing the presence of a previously unknown RING domain that regulates the enzyme's activity.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1479-1481
Number of pages3
Issue number9
StatePublished - Sep 3 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Structural Biology
  • Molecular Biology


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