Polycomb Group Proteins

Methods and Protocols

  • Chiara Lanzuolo
  • Beatrice Bodega

Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1480)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Part I

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Laura Wiehle, Achim Breiling
      Pages 7-21
    3. Eva Löser, Daniel Latreille, Nicola Iovino
      Pages 23-36
    4. Ozren Bogdanovic´, Simon J. van Heeringen
      Pages 37-53
  3. Part II

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 67-67
    2. Davide Gabellini
      Pages 69-72
    3. Miriam Gagliardi, Maria R. Matarazzo
      Pages 73-86
    4. Alec N. Sexton, Martin Machyna, Matthew D. Simon
      Pages 87-97
    5. Alberto Arrigoni, Valeria Ranzani, Grazisa Rossetti, Ilaria Panzeri, Sergio Abrignani, Raoul J. P. Bonnal et al.
      Pages 125-135
  4. Part III

  5. Part IV

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 199-199
    2. Simona Bianco, Andrea Maria Chiariello, Carlo Annunziatella, Andrea Esposito, Mario Nicodemi
      Pages 201-206
    3. Alice Cortesi, Beatrice Bodega
      Pages 213-221
    4. Benjamin Leblanc, Itys Comet, Frédéric Bantignies, Giacomo Cavalli
      Pages 243-261
  6. Part V

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 263-263
    2. Arslan Akmammedov, Tomonori Katsuyama, Renato Paro
      Pages 269-281
    3. Thierry Cheutin, Giacomo Cavalli
      Pages 283-288
    4. Andrzej R. Malinowski, Amanda G. Fisher
      Pages 289-299
    5. Tomonori Katsuyama, Renato Paro
      Pages 301-310
    6. Chiara Mozzetta*
      Pages 311-322
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 323-325

About this book


This volume presents the most recent technologies used in the Polycomb Group Proteins (PcG) field.  Chapters detail state-of-the-art methods, creating a unique and comprehensive reference source for investigating Polycomb function in the nucleus. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biology series format, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of the necessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratory protocols, and tips on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls.

Authoritative and cutting-edge, Polycomb Group Proteins: Method and Protocols aims to ensure successful results in the further study of this vital field.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Chiara Lanzuolo
    • 1
  • Beatrice Bodega
    • 2
  1. 1.IBCN-CNRInstitute of Cell Biology and Neurobiology and Istituto Nazionale di Genetica Molecolare “Romeo ed Enrica Invernizzi”RomeItaly
  2. 2.Istituto Nazionale di Genetica Molecolare “Romeo ed Enrica Invernizzi”MilanItaly

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2016
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Protocols
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4939-6378-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4939-6380-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1064-3745
  • Series Online ISSN 1940-6029
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