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Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 437146, 9 pages
Saccharomyces cerevisiae Linker Histone—Hho1p Maintains Chromatin Loop Organization during Ageing
Laboratory of Yeast Molecular Genetics, “Acad. Roumen Tsanev” Institute of Molecular Biology, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences,
“Acad. G. Bonchev” Street, Building 21, 1113 Sofia, Bulgaria
Received 10 May 2013; Revised 5 July 2013; Accepted 8 July 2013
Academic Editor: Cristina Mazzoni
Copyright © 2013 Katya Uzunova et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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