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New technologies and methods are spurring a renaissance in the study of organogenesis.
Imaging has rapidly become a defining tool of the current era in biological research.
Zinc finger nucleases (ZFNs) are artificial restriction enzymes made by fusing an engineered zinc finger DNA-binding domain to the DNA cleavage domain of a restriction enzyme.
Since the early days of the 20th century and Thomas Hunt Morgan's famous "Fly Room" at Columbia University, the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster has been at the forefront of biological research.
The goal of tissue engineering is to recapitulate healthy human organs and tissue structures in culture, and then transplant them into patients, where they are fully integrated.
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.
Metagenomics, the study of DNA isolated from samples of naturally occurring microbial populations, is rapidly growing.
Live cell imaging techniques are driving a revolution in biological research.
The introduction of high-throughput laboratory methods has greatly increased the pace of research into the genetics of complex diseases.
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