Modeling of the Effect of the Removal of Linker Histone from Chromatin Fibers
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|A. A Computer-generated
Model of a |
Linker Histone-depleted Chromatin Fiber.
SFM Image of the Fiber in ||C. Experimental
H1/H5-depleted Chromatin Fiber
|Simulated and Experimental SFM Images of Linker Histone-depleted Chromatin Fibers.|
Linker histones appear to play a role in the three-dimensional structure of the fiber by helping maintain the DNA entry/exit angle.