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Argonaute 9 inhibits asexual reproduction, apparently by silencing transposons.
BETHPAGE, N.Y., March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Lustgarten Foundation announced today that it has formed a national pancreatic cancer research consortium, a collaborative effort involving six world-renowned medical institutions to advance the most promising research initiatives aimed at finding a cure for pancreatic cancer.
Scientists have known that newly acquired, short-term memories are often fleeting.
Memories that we have just acquired â€“ a new phone number, or the name of a new acquaintance -- are more liable to be forgotten than memories we have held for some time.
Mapping DNase I hypersensitive sites has long been the standard method for identifying genetic regulatory elements such as promoters, enhancers, silencers, insulators, and locus control regions.
Understanding and overcoming â€˜the Warburg Effectâ€™.
The mutated gene, which causes Joubert Syndrome, is carried by 1 in 92 Ashkenazi Jews.
Scientists at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) have discovered how a protein long known to be an essential activator of DNA replication actually triggers this process in cells.
Each cell inherits genes from its parent as well as epigenetic information â€“ what amounts to an instruction manual that specifies which genes should be activated or "expressed," when and to what level.
Metagenomics, the study of DNA isolated from samples of naturally occurring microbial populations, is rapidly growing.
- Emitting flashes of light; glittering.