Areas of Research
- Epigenetics Research
- DNA Methylation
The Cheng laboratory is studying the structural and biological effects of epigenetic modifications on DNA and histones.
Hashimoto H., Wang, D., Horton, J.R., Zhang, X., Corces, V.G., Cheng, X. Structural Basis for the Versatile and Methylation-Dependent Binding of CTCF to DNA. Molecular Cell. 2017 Jun 1;66(5):711-720.e3.