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Since their discovery in the 1990s, microRNAs have proven to play a complex role in normal and abnormal functioning of many organ systems.
Phylogeny, Inc., the in situ company, announces its new microRNA in situ hybridization detection service.
A new tool for rice genetics allows rice breeders to surgically inactivate genes that confer unwanted properties. The findings are published in this week's PLoS ONE.
Regulating when and where certain proteins are made is crucial to the normal functioning of living things. To make proteins, information from DNA is transcribed into RNA molecules and then translated into the amino acids building blocks of proteins. But not all genes code for proteins--some make RNA molecules called microRNAs.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.