Literature associating HIST1H1A and tonsil squamous cell carcinoma
Histone cluster 1, H1a; Histone H1 protein binds to linker DNA between nucleosomes forming the macromolecular structure known as the chromatin fiber. Histones H1 are necessary for the condensation of nucleosome chains into higher-order structured fibers. Acts also as a regulator of individual gene transcription through chromatin remodeling, nucleosome spacing and DNA methylation (By similarity).
Synonyms: HIST1H1A, Q02539, H1F1, Q02539p, hQ02539 ...