TABLE 2

Comparison of pericentromeric staining in maize, Arabidopsis, and human cells

Methylation stateMaizeArabidopsisHuman
H3K9me1a,b++
H3K9me2a,b,c+
H3K9me3a,b+
H3K27me1a,b,c,d+++
H3K27me2a,b,c,d++
H3K27me3a,b,c,d
H4K20me1b,e?f+
H4K20me2b,e
H4K20me3b,e+
  • a Peters et al. (2003).

  • b Naumann et al. (2005).

  • c Lindroth et al. (2004).

  • d Mathieu et al. (2005).

  • e Schotta et al. (2004).

  • f Detectable by Western analysis but not by immunofluorescence.