*  Nucleosome Assembly Proteins Get SET to Defeat the Guardian of Chromosome Cohesion
SET and Nap1 have both been extensively studied as histone chaperones; they can also associate with histone acetyltransferases ... 2009) Histone chaperones ASF1 and NAP1 differentially modulate removal of active histone marks by LID-RPD3 complexes during ... Das C, Tyler JK, Churchill ME (2010) The histone shuffle: histone chaperones in an energetic dance. Trends Biochem Sci 35: 476- ... Vps75) and histone deacetylases (Nap1), and SET is a component of INHAT, an inhibitor of histone acetyltransferases [10]-[12]. ...
  http://journals.plos.org/plosgenetics/article?id=10.1371/journal.pgen.1003829
*  Characterization of the Pneumocystis carinii histone acetyltransferase chaperone proteins PcAsf1 and PcVps75. - Semantic Scholar
Efficient Rtt109 acetyltransferase activity also requires a histone chaperone, vacuolar protein sorting 75 (Vps75), as well as ... Together, our results indicate that the functions of the Rtt109-Asf1-Vps75 complex in the acetylation of histone H3 lysine 56 ... Lastly, we observed that purified PcAsf1 and PcVps75 proteins enhance the ability of PcRtt109 to acetylate histone H3-H4 ... We demonstrate that both P. carinii Asf1 (PcAsf1) and PcVps75 can bind histones. Furthermore, when Pcasf1 is expressed ...
  https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Characterization-of-the-Pneumocystis-carinii-histo-Pupaibool-Kottom/dc25858aeafdf6afcc2dfff7753e35742f4583db
*  "Molecular functions of the histone acetyltransferase chaperone complex" by Christopher E. Berndsen, Toshiaki Tsubota et al.
... a recently discovered histone acetyltransferase (HAT) from Saccharomyces cerevisiae, functions with the histone chaperone Asf1 ... Together, these data provide evidence for a multifunctional HAT-chaperone complex that acetylates histone H3 and deposits H3-H4 ... In vitro analysis of Rtt109 revealed that Vps75, a Nap1 family histone chaperone, could also stimulate Rtt109-dependent ... We find that Vps75 stimulates the kcat of histone acetylation by approximately 100-fold relative to Rtt109 alone and enhances ...
  https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/pgfe_pp/88/
*  Chemistry Faculty : UT Dallas
D'Arcy, S., Luger, K. Understanding Histone Acetyltransferase Rtt109 Structure and Function: How Many Chaperones does it Take? ... Elsässer, S.J., D'Arcy, S. Towards a Mechanism for Histone Chaperones. Biochim Biophys Acta, 2013, 1819(3-4): 211-21 ... Chaperone Nap1 Shields Histone Surfaces used in a Nucleosome and can put H2A-H2B in an Unconventional Tetrameric Form. Mol Cell ...
  https://www.utdallas.edu/nsm/chemistry/faculty/darcy.html
*  Optimization of protein samples for NMR using thermal shift assays | SpringerLink
D'Arcy S, Luger K (2011) Understanding histone acetyltransferase Rtt109 structure and function: how many chaperones does it ... Structure and histone binding properties of the Vps75-Rtt109 chaperone-lysine acetyltransferase complex. J Biol Chem 286:15625- ... Park Y-J, Sudhoff KB, Andrews AJ, Stargell LA, Luger K (2008) Histone chaperone specificity in Rtt109 activation. Nat Struct ... Tang Y et al (2011) Structure of the Rtt109-AcCoA/Vps75 complex and implications for chaperone-mediated histone acetylation. ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10858-016-0027-z
*  Overall 3 - Teresa McLain
Smaller quantities of highly pure histone chaperones, histone acetyl transferases, transcription factors and coactivators will ... 2016) Histone Chaperone Nap1 Is a Major Regulator of Histone H2A-H2B Dynamics at the Inducible GAL Locus. Mol Cell Biol 36:1287 ... Aim 1 : Express and purify histones from E. coli. Aim 2 : Express and purify histone chaperones from E. coli and baculovims- ... For example, hundreds of milligrams of core histones and histone chaperones will be required for the proposed research. ...
  http://grantome.com/grant/NIH/P01-GM088409-05-7993
*  Yahli Lorch | Stanford Medicine Profiles
The histone chaperone Vps75 forms a complex with, and stimulates the activity of, the histone acetyltransferase Rtt109. However ... The RSC chromatin-remodeling complex completely disassembles a nucleosome in the presence of the histone chaperone Nap1 and ATP ... Three lines of evidence identify the Nut1 subunit of Mediator as responsible for the histone acetyltransferase (HAT) activity. ... Interestingly, histone H2B dynamics at some of these genes are consistent with a role for Vps75 in histone H2A/H2B eviction/ ...
  https://med.stanford.edu/profiles/yahli-lorch
*  Ronen Marmorstein | Faculty | About Us | Perelman School of Medicine | Perelman School of Medicine at the University of...
... the histone chaperones HIRA, Asf1, Vps75 and their associated factors; and the family of histone acetyltransferase (HAT) and ... called histone chaperones, and that modify the histones through the addition or removal of functional groups such as acetyl, ... Protein acetyltransferases. Although much of the structural and biochemical studies on protein acetyltransferases from our ... is studying the broader family of protein acetyltransferase to address how they may differ from histone acetyltransferases, how ...
  https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty/index.php/g20001500/p20660
*  Biological | Department of Chemistry
... the histone chaperones HIRA, Asf1, Vps75 and their associated factors; and the family of histone acetyltransferase (HAT) and ... called histone chaperones, and that modify the histones through the addition or removal of functional groups such as acetyl, ... how histone chaperones coordinate the assembly of distinct chromatin complexes correlated with different DNA regulatory ... Enzymes associated with aging and age-related disorders.Sirtuin enzymes are NAD+-dependent histone and protein deactylases and/ ...
  http://www.chem.upenn.edu/category/area-focus/biological?page=12
*  Cell death with predominant apoptotic features in Saccharomyces cerevisiae mediated by deletion of the histone chaperone ASF1...
hCCG1, which is the largest subunit of TFIID and a histone acetyltransferase, appears to be involved in the regulation of ... Results We established a strain of S. cerevisiae lacking the histone chaperone ASF1/CIA1. This disruptant, asf1/cia1, arrested ... The factor hCIA interacts with hCCG1 and functions as a histone chaperone in mammalian cells; its homologue in yeast is Asf1p/ ... Cell death with predominant apoptotic features in Saccharomyces cerevisiae mediated by deletion of the histone chaperone ASF1/ ...
  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1046/j.1365-2443.2001.00487.x/abstract?globalMessage=0
*  Publications - Mayo Clinic
... histone modifications and histone chaperones in nucleosome assembly: Lessons learned from Rtt109 histone acetyltransferases. ... Human histone acetyltransferase 1 protein preferentially acetylates H4 histone molecules in H3.1-H4 over H3.3-H4. J Biol Chem. ... The Rtt109-Vps75 histone acetyltransferase complex acetylates non-nucleosomal histone H3. J Biol Chem. 2007 May 11; 282(19): ... Histones, histone chaperones and nucleosome assembly. Protein Cell. 2010 Jul; 1: (7)607-12. View PubMed ...
  http://www.mayo.edu/research/searchpublications/publications?authid=14119145
*  Proliferating cell nuclear antigen - Wikipedia
Histone chaperone • Chromatin remodeling factor • Histone acetyltransferaseHistone deacetyltransferase • DNA ... Milutinovic S, Zhuang Q, Szyf M (June 2002). "Proliferating cell nuclear antigen associates with histone deacetylase activity, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Proliferating_cell_nuclear_antigen
*  Histone acetyltransferase - Wikipedia
The yeast enzyme has very low catalytic activity in the absence of the histone chaperone proteins Asf1 and Vps75, which may be ... Histone acetyltransferases (HATs) are enzymes that acetylate conserved lysine amino acids on histone proteins by transferring ... Histone acetyltransferases can also acetylate non-histone proteins, such as nuclear receptors and other transcription factors ... Histone acetyltransferases transfer an acetyl group to specific lysine residues on histones, which neutralizes their positive ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Histone_acetyltransferase
*  Connecting the histone acetyltransferase complex SAS-I to the centromere in S. cerevisiae
... two histone chaperones that assemble histones H3 and H4 into nucleosomes. Our findings further suggest a role of Cac1 ... The essential histone H3 variant Cse4 plays a crucial role at the centromere in S. cerevisiae, where it replaces histone H3 in ... that the histone H3 variant was able to interact over its unique N-Terminus with two subunits of the histone acetyltransferase ... An important question resulted from our studies: is Sas2 able to acetylate the histone H3 variant Cse4 ? We have circumstantial ...
  https://edoc.hu-berlin.de/handle/18452/15787
*  A mutated dph3 gene causes sensitivity of Schizosaccharomyces pombe cells to cytotoxic agents (pdf) | Paperity
... which was further increased in double mutants additionally defective in the histone acetyltransferase Rtt109, the histone ... chaperones Asf1 and Cac1 or mutated in PCNA (Li et al. 2009). Future work should address how other S. pombe mutants of the Dph ...
  http://paperity.org/p/79890276/a-mutated-dph3-gene-causes-sensitivity-of-schizosaccharomyces-pombe-cells-to-cytotoxic
*  TP53 - Cellular tumor antigen p53 - Macaca fascicularis (Crab-eating macaque) - TP53 gene & protein
chaperone binding Source: Ensembl. *disordered domain specific binding Source: Ensembl. *histone acetyltransferase binding ... Probably part of a complex consisting of TP53, HIPK2 and AXIN1 (By similarity). Interacts with histone acetyltransferases EP300 ... Interacts with CHD8; leading to recruit histone H1 and prevent transactivation activity (By similarity). Interacts with ARMC10 ...
  http://www.uniprot.org/uniprot/P56423
*  TP53 - Cellular tumor antigen p53 - Felis catus (Cat) - TP53 gene & protein
chaperone binding Source: Ensembl. *disordered domain specific binding Source: Ensembl. *histone acetyltransferase binding ... Probably part of a complex consisting of TP53, HIPK2 and AXIN1 (By similarity). Interacts with histone acetyltransferases EP300 ... positive regulation of histone deacetylation Source: GO_Central. *positive regulation of intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway ... Interacts with CHD8; leading to recruit histone H1 and prevent transactivation activity (By similarity). Interacts with ARMC10 ...
  http://www.uniprot.org/uniprot/P41685
*  Recent Publications | Medicinal Chemistry Faculty Research
... histone modifications and histone chaperones in nucleosome assembly: Lessons learned from Rtt109 histone acetyltransferases. ... histone modifications and histone chaperones in nucleosome assembly: Lessons learned from Rtt109 histone acetyltransferases. ... Dahlin, J. L.; Chen, X.; Walters, M. A.; Zhang, Z. Histone-modifying enzymes, ... Dahlin, J. L.; Chen, X.; Walters, M. A.; Zhang, Z. Histone-modifying enzymes, ...
  http://www.medicinal-chemistry.org/walters/publications
*  Histone chaperones in Arabidopsis and rice: genome-wide identification, phylogeny, architecture and transcriptional regulation ...
For the largest histone chaperone family, NAP, phylogenetic reconstruction suggested the presence of two distinct groups in ... Phylogenetic analyses of histone chaperones from diverse organisms including representative species from each of the major ... In contrast to their animal and yeast counterparts, not much is known about plant histone chaperones. To gain insights into ... Taken together, our findings shed light onto the possible evolutionary trajectory of plant histone chaperones and present novel ...
  https://bmcplantbiol.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12870-015-0414-8
*  p53 (human)
... histone acetyltransferase binding; histone deacetylase binding; identical protein binding; mRNA 3'-UTR binding; p53 binding; ... Molecular Function: ATP binding; chaperone binding; chromatin binding; copper ion binding; damaged DNA binding; DNA binding; ... positive regulation of histone deacetylation; positive regulation of intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway; positive regulation ...
  https://www.phosphosite.org/proteinAction.action?id=465
*  Eaf5/7/3 form a functionally independent NuA4 submodule linked to RNA polymerase II‐coupled nucleosome recycling | The EMBO...
Jamai A, Puglisi A, Strubin M (2009) Histone chaperone spt16 promotes redeposition of the original h3‐h4 histones evicted by ... Smith ER, Eisen A, Gu W, Sattah M, Pannuti A, Zhou J, Cook RG, Lucchesi JC, Allis CD (1998) ESA1 is a histone acetyltransferase ... blocking histone exchange/incorporation of new histones, would function through cooperation with histone chaperones to recycle ... histone chaperones such as Spt6 and FACT play a major role allowing transfer of histones from the front to the back of the ...
  http://emboj.embopress.org/content/33/12/1397
*  Structure and Function of Protein Acetyltransferases - Ronen Marmorstein
The overall goal of this project is to elucidate the molecular basis for how protein acetyltransferases (PATs) recognize and ... Dissecting the Molecular Roles of Histone Chaperones in Histone Acetylation by Type B Histone Acetyltransferases (HAT-B). J ... The most well studied protein acetyltransferases are the histone acetyltransferases (HATs) that acetylate histone, and in some ... The yeast Rtt109 histone acetyltransferase, the human N- amino acetyltransferase complex NATA and the alpha -tubulin ...
  http://grantome.com/grant/NIH/R01-GM060293-15
*  Chromatin remodeling - Wikipedia
Acetylation - by HAT (histone acetyl transferase); deacetylation - by HDAC (histone deacetylase) Acetylation tends to define ... histone chaperone that execute a coordinating role in сhromatin remodeling. Chen T, Dent SY (February 2014). "Chromatin ... Epigenetics Histone Nucleosomes Chromatin Histone acetyltransferase Transcription factors CAF-1 (Chromatin assembly factor-1 ... "Identification of 67 histone marks and histone lysine crotonylation as a new type of histone modification". Cell. 146 (6): 1016 ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chromatin_remodeling
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
... exemplified by an assay targeting the histone-to-protamine switch using the histone acetyltransferase inhibitor anacardic acid ... As chaperones, PhPFDα and β improve the protein folding process e.g. under the presence of alkanes. The expression of these ... The labeled histone is used to visualize the DNA and thus identify the stage of the cell cycle. GFP-tagged ubiquitin reveals ... Examples are presented here demonstrating the use of a fluorescent lysosomal dye as well as fluorescently tagged histone and ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/23028418/fsh-modulates-pkai-gpr3-activities-mouse-oocyte-coc-gap-junctional
*  Contribution of Trf4/5 and the Nuclear Exosome to Genome Stability Through Regulation of Histone mRNA Levels in Saccharomyces...
Histones are acetylated shortly after their synthesis, and acetylated histones are found in association with histone chaperones ... D) Overexpression of histones is toxic to mutants in subunits of NuA3 and NuA4 histone acetyltransferase complexes. Strains ... Recht, J., T. Tsubota, J. C. Tanny, R. L. Diaz, J. M. Berger et al., 2006 Histone chaperone Asf1 is required for histone H3 ... 1996 The major cytoplasmic histone acetyltransferase in yeast: links to chromatin replication and histone metabolism. Cell 87: ...
  http://www.genetics.org/content/175/3/993