repressor

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an agent that represses

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2010) and heterochromatin-related proteins (Cui & Benfey, 2009) can create repressive chromatin patterns resulting in gene repression.
A TAL offering with a gene repression domain will be released at a future date.
Moreover, the DNA can easily unfold and refold during gene activation, gene repression, and cell replication.
Methylation and chromatin structure are common epigentic regulators of stable gene repression and likely contributors in the control of Cent1 expression.