Epigenetic Methylation Station

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LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS FOR EPIGENETICS

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Ab Antibody
5-aza-dC

5-aza-2′-deoxycytidine

Bp Base pair
BSA Bovine serum albumin
CpG Cytosine-phosphate-Guanine
o C Degree Celsius
CDNA Complimentary deoxyribonucleic acid
DNA

Deoxyribonucleic acid

DNMT

DNA methyltransferase

DNTPs Deoxynucleoside triphosphates
EDTA Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid
ELISA Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay
H3 Histone 3
HAT

Histone acetytransferase

HDAC Histone deacetylase
IPTG Isopropyl b -D-thiogalactoside
Ig Immunoglobulin
Kb Kilobase
Kda KiloDalton
KLK Kallikrein
L Liter
LB Luria-Bertani
LNCaP Lymph node-metastasize prostate cancer
Lys Lysine
M Molar
MRNA Messenger ribonucleic acid
MBP

Methyl-cytosine-binding proteins

MSP Methylation specific polymerase chain reaction
MW Molecular weight
NCBI National Center for Biotechnology Information
NES1 Normal epithelial cell-specific-1
OD Optical Density
PBS Phosphate-buffered saline
PCR Polymerase chain reaction
RNA Ribonucleic acid
RT-PCR Reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction
s.c. Subcutaneous
SDS Sodium dodecyl sulphate
Ser Serine
TBS Tris-Buffered Saline
UV Ultraviolet

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