Number of estrogen response elements (ERE) in genome

Range ~1,000,000 EREs
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference Zaret KS, Carroll JS. Pioneer transcription factors: establishing competence for gene expression. Genes Dev. 2011 Nov 1 25(21):2227-41. p.233 left column 2nd paragraphPubMed ID22056668
Comments ~1million predicted EREs exist in the human genome (Vega et al. 2006 PMID 16961928), of which >220,000 are optimal binding sequences (Joseph et al. 2010 PMID 21179027)
Entered by Uri M
ID 107082