POSTS TAGGED AS gene expression

An RNA Switch for Modulating Gene Expression

March 5, 2024 | | Posted in Newsletter

An RNA switch for modulating gene expression
“The RNA-based switch controls mammalian gene expression through modulation of a synthetic polyA signal [MORE]

AI Guidance for Gene Editing

September 12, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

AI and CRISPR Precisely Control Gene Expression
“Artificial intelligence (AI) can predict on- and off-target activity of CRISPR tools that target [MORE]

Direct Methylation Sequencing

August 29, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

5mC and 5hmc sequencing methods
“5-methylcytosine (5mC) is the most important DNA modification in mammalian genomes. . . .   Researchers [at [MORE]

Peptide Assisted Gene Editing (PAGE)

July 25, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Peptide Assisted Gene Editing (PAGE)
“In the study, researchers [at the University of Pennsylvania] explored the use of small, virus-derived protein [MORE]

Computational RNA tool, ESPRESSO

July 11, 2023 | | Posted in Newsletter

Computational tool ESPRESSO discovers and quantifies RNA isoforms
“Long-read RNA sequencing platforms could reveal variations in the transcriptome of rare genetic [MORE]

Regulating Pluripotency

June 7, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Genome-wide screening identifies Polycomb repressive complex
From research at the Babraham Institute, a partner organization of Cambridge University: “we use genome-wide [MORE]

CRISPR’s On-Off Switch

June 8, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

CRISPR Off On switch
MIT and University of California at San Francisco have developed a process that better controls CRISPR gene [MORE]

tRNA Role in Stroke Cases

March 16, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Transfer RNA has a crucial role in regulating immune response related to stroke.  Researchers at Goethe University in Frankfurt conclude:  [MORE]

Rapid Nanopore Sequencing

March 2, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Portable nanopore sequencer
Even a tiny DNA sequencer like Oxford Nanopore’s “MinION” takes considerable time to do its work because it [MORE]

Muscle from a Single Cell with Multiple Nuclei

February 2, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Skeletal muscle fiber with multiple nuclei
“Usually, each cell has exactly one nucleus. But the cells of our skeletal muscles are [MORE]

Telomere Length in Different Tissues

November 17, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Telomere length across human tissues
This piece, from investigators at The University of Chicago and other genetics centers, discusses the variation [MORE]

Are Brain Organoids Accurate Models?

March 3, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Human brain organoid
“. . . [A] stem cell biologist at the University of California, San Francisco, and his team demonstrate [MORE]

Controlling Embryonic Stem Cell Fate

September 3, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Monash University Scientists – Bullen, Das and Tripathti
A research collaboration between Australian and American scientists has found two genes (using [MORE]

A Cancer Pathology Gene Atlas

October 31, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

New Pathology Atlas Launched
Quoting directly: “A new Pathology Atlas has been launched with an analysis of all human genes in [MORE]