Tired of the Old 'Omes? Say Hello to the Cistrome | GenomeWeb

Just when you think you’ve got them all down, another one pops up. Among the newest ’omes to appear, please welcome the cistrome, or the global study of cis-acting trans-factors across the genome. The term, coined in November 2006 by Myles Brown at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, came out of a groundbreaking study he led to map the entire cistrome of the estrogen receptor.

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