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ASIAN HORSES DEEPEN THE MSY PHYLOGENY

Summary Humans have shaped the population history of the horse ever since domestication about 5500 years ago. Comparative analyses...

X Chromosome Reactivation to Treat Rett Syndrome

X CHROMOSOME REACTIVATION TO TREAT RETT SYNDROME

A potential strategy to treat Rett syndrome by increasing expression of functional protein by reactivating the inactive X chromosome.

 
 
 
Protein Study Provides New Information About Down Stream

PROTEIN STUDY PROVIDES NEW INFORMATION ABOUT DOWN STREAM

New insight into Down's syndrome and its symptoms based on the study of proteins, reveals the different outcomes of an excess of chromosome...

Little Orla's greatest gift - a family Christmas at home 

LITTLE ORLA'S GREATEST GIFT - A FAMILY CHRISTMAS AT HOME 

Two-year-old Orla Healy, from Luton, was diagnosed with DiGeorge syndrome - where a small piece of one chromosome is missing - while...

 
 
 

IDENTIFICATION OF COPY NUMBER VARIATIONS AND TRANSLOCATIONS IN CANCER CELLS FROM HI-C DATA

AbstractMotivationEukaryotic chromosomes adapt a complex and highly dynamic three-dimensional structure, which profoundly affects different...

AUTOMATED CLASSIFICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF THE MITOTIC SPINDLE FOLLOWING KNOCKDOWN OF A MITOSIS-RELATED PROTEIN

Cell division results in the equal segregation of chromosomes between two daughter cells. The mitotic spindle plays a pivotal role...

 
 
 

NEW NEMATODE ASSEMBLY SIMPLIFIES SEARCH FOR EVOLUTIONARY CLUES

Nematodes are both simple and complex, making them one of the most attractive animal taxa to study basic biological processes, including...

FINE MAPPING AND CANDIDATE GENE ANALYSIS OF THE QUANTITATIVE TRAIT LOCUS GW8.1 ASSOCIATED WITH GRAIN LENGTH IN RICE

Abstract A quantitative trait locus gw8.1 was detected in the population derived from a cross between the elite japonica cultivar,...

 
 
 

TELOMERE CHROMATIN ESTABLISHMENT AND ITS MAINTENANCE DURING MAMMALIAN DEVELOPMENT

Abstract Telomeres are specialized structures that evolved to protect the end of linear chromosomes from the action of the cell DNA...

IDENTIFICATION, CHARACTERIZATION, EXPRESSION PROFILING, AND VIRUS-INDUCED GENE SILENCING OF ARMADILLO REPEAT-CONTAINING PROTEINS IN TOMATO SUGGEST THEIR INVOLVEMENT IN TOMATO LEAF CURL NEW DELHI VIRUS RESISTANCE

Abstract Armadillo repeat family is well-characterized in several plant species for their involvement in multiple regulatory processes...

 
 
 

SACAS9 REQUIRES 5'-NNGRRT-3' PAM FOR SUFFICIENT CLEAVAGE AND POSSESSES HIGHER CLEAVAGE ACTIVITY THAN SPCAS9 OR FNCPF1 IN HUMAN CELLS

CRISPR/Cas9-mediated gene therapy holds great promise for the treatment of human diseases. The protospacer adjacent motif , the sequence...

Creating an Epigenetic Barcode to Accurately Characterize Microbial Communities

CREATING AN EPIGENETIC BARCODE TO ACCURATELY CHARACTERIZE MICROBIAL COMMUNITIES

Unraveling the role of the microbiome in human health and environmental samples is an emerging priority in scientific study. But despite...

 
 
 

NEW BUTTERFLY SPECIES DISCOVERED IN RUSSIA WITH AN UNUSUAL SET OF 46 CHROMOSOMES

Finding a new species is a rare event in easy-to-see and well-studied organisms like butterflies, especially if they inhabit well-explored...

IDENTIFYING SIMULTANEOUS REARRANGEMENTS IN CANCER GENOMES

AbstractMotivationThe traditional view of cancer evolution states that a cancer genome accumulates a sequential ordering of mutations...

 
 
 

CRISPR/CAS9-MEDIATED TARGETED CHROMOSOME ELIMINATION

The CRISPR/Cas9 system has become an efficient gene editing method for generating cells carrying precise gene mutations, including...

GENOME OF LEISHMANIA REVEALS HOW THIS PARASITE ADAPTS TO ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGES

Scientists demonstrate that Leishmania adaptation results from frequent and reversible chromosomal amplifications. This novel insight...

 
 
 
Novel Antenatal DNA Screening for Down's Syndrome is Safer And More Accurate

NOVEL ANTENATAL DNA SCREENING FOR DOWN'S SYNDROME IS SAFER AND MORE ACCURATE

A novel approach to antenatal DNA screening of Down's syndrome and two other serious chromosomal disorders is safer, more accurate...

Marianne Emery IAmScience

MARIANNE EMERY IAMSCIENCE

Marianne Emery is a Ph.D. candidate in Ruthie Angelovici's Lab in Bond LSC. | photo by Allison, Bond LSC “ IAmScience because it leads...

 
 
 
With Chromosome-Scale Resolution, Draft Durian Genome Explains Smelly Fruit

WITH CHROMOSOME-SCALE RESOLUTION, DRAFT DURIAN GENOME EXPLAINS SMELLY FRUIT

Photo by مانفی Scientists in Singapore, Hong Kong, and Malaysia recently reported the high-quality draft genome assembly of Durio zibethinus...

You'll love the new ‘Blade Runner' - unless you're a woman

YOU'LL LOVE THE NEW ‘BLADE RUNNER' - UNLESS YOU'RE A WOMAN

If you have two X chromosomes, or know and like someone who does, “Blade Runner 2049” may not be the movie for you. Female characters...