The Three Rs of Transcription: Recruit, Retain, and Recycle

Department of Biochemistry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390-8816, USA.
Molecular cell (Impact Factor: 14.02). 12/2010; 40(6):855-8. DOI: 10.1016/j.molcel.2010.12.010
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The dynamic protein interactions required for transcription are functionally important yet poorly understood; in this issue of Molecular Cell, Zobeck et al. (2010) resolve the sequential recruitment and selective recycling of transcription factors at an actively transcribing locus in Drosophila.

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