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Development (2004) 131 (9): 1959–1965.
Published: 1 May 2004
...Aditya K. Sengupta; Antje Kuhrs; Jürg Müller Polycomb response elements (PREs) are cis-regulatory sequences required for Polycomb repression of Hox genes in Drosophila . PREs function as potent silencers in the context of Hox reporter genes and they have been shown to partially repress a linked...
Stéphane Barges, Jozsef Mihaly, Mireille Galloni, Kirsten Hagstrom, Martin Müller, Greg Shanower, Paul Schedl, Henrik Gyurkovics, François Karch
Development (2000) 127 (4): 779–790.
Published: 15 February 2000
... defines the realm of action of a nearby iab-8 Polycomb Response Element, preventing this element from ectopically silencing the adjacent domain. Finally, we demonstrate that the insulating activity of the Fab-8 boundary in BX-C is absolutely essential for the proper specification of parasegmental identity...