Number of genes that are cell cycle-regulated in human and budding yeast

Range ≥800 Genes
Organism Various
Reference Wittenberg C, Reed SI. Cell cycle-dependent transcription in yeast: promoters, transcription factors, and transcriptomes. Oncogene. 2005 Apr 18 24(17):2746-55 p.2753 right column top paragraphPubMed ID15838511
Primary Source Cho RJ et al., Transcriptional regulation and function during the human cell cycle. Nat Genet. 2001 Jan27(1):48-54. AND Whitfield ML et al., Identification of genes periodically expressed in the human cell cycle and their expression in tumors. Mol Biol Cell. 2002 Jun13(6):1977-2000.PubMed ID11137997, 12058064
Comments "...genome-wide analysis of transcription through the cell cycle in human cells indicates that minimally 800 genes are cell cycle-regulated, similarly to S. cerevisiae (primary sources)."
Entered by Uri M
ID 109055