SETD2 (KMT3A) methylates dimethyl-lysine-37 of histone H3 (H3K36)

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R-HSA-5638141
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Reaction [transition]
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Homo sapiens
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SETD2 (KMT3A) methylates Me2K37-histone H3 (H3K36), SETD2 methylates Me2K37-histone H3
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SETD2 (KMT3A) trimethylates lysine-37 of histone H3 (H3K36) (Sun et al. 2005) and is thought to be the sole H3K36 methyltransferase in vivo (Edmunds et al. 2008, Yuan et al. 2009).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
16118227 Identification and characterization of a novel human histone H3 lysine 36-specific methyltransferase

Sun, XJ, Wei, J, Wu, XY, Hu, M, Wang, L, Wang, HH, Zhang, QH, Chen, SJ, Huang, QH, Chen, Z

J. Biol. Chem. 2005
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histone-lysine N-methyltransferase activity of SETD2 [nucleoplasm]
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