Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Understanding Physical Mechanisms in Chromatin Folding
|Maheshwaram, Sumanth Kumar
|Soni, Gautam V.
|Soft condensed matter
|Raman Research Institute
|Ph.D. Thesis, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, 2023
|The mechanics of DNA, affecting its structures, control multiple biological processes such as growth, division and differentiation of a cell resulting in the development and survival of organisms. Packaging DNA inside a cell is a fundamental biophysical problem directly relevant to gene regulation. We used gel electrophoresis, AFM imaging and primarily Nanopore-based single-molecule technique to study these structural conformations. This thesis highlights our investigations on structural forms of DNA polymer and nucleosome arrays. This thesis is divided into six chapters, as summarized below.
|This thesis is posted here with the permission of the author. Personal use of this material is permitted. Any other use requires prior permission of the author. By choosing to view this document, you agree to all provisions of the copyright laws protecting it.
|Appears in Collections:
Files in This Item:
|View/Open Request a copy
Items in RRI Digital Repository are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.