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Chen, X., Ji, Z., Webber, A., and Sharrocks, A.D. (2016). Genome-wide binding studies reveal DNA binding specificity mechanisms and functional interplay amongst Forkhead transcription factors. Nucleic Acids Res. 44, 1566–1578.

Chen, X., Love, J.C., Navin, N.E., Pachter, L., Stubbington, M.J.T., Svensson, V., Sweedler, J.V., and Teichmann, S.A. (2016). Single-cell analysis at the threshold. Nat. Biotechnol. 34, 1111–1118.

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