Researchers found that in the model organism E. coli, the fidelity of transcribing DNA comes at the expense of DNA repair.
The transcriptome gives a fuller picture of how genes are expressed. RNA sequencing allows for more detailed information on cellular pathways and expression levels in cancer studies.
Carl Smith sat down with Cofactor Genomics ahead of their appearance at the Festival of Genomics Boston, to find out more about their new Paragon assay.
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals has announced positive results from its latest phase 3 clinical trials of patisiran, the company’s lead drug.
How some genes lost the ability to make proteins – and gained regulatory powers.
Cells can be programmed like a computer to fight cancer, influenza, and other serious conditions, thanks to a breakthrough in synthetic biology.
Out through the window: Crystal structure reveals details of nonstandard RNA transcription.
“I’d Love to See More Community Labs and Biohackers Publish Their Projects in Open-Access Journals” – Angela Kaczmarczyk
Angela Kaczmarczyk is the co-founder of the Boston Open Science Laboratory (BosLab), a community lab in Somerville that offers lab classes.
Genetic differences in immune response demonstrate interaction of genetics and environment linked to disease risk, find researchers.
Loss of mammalian circular RNA has been shown to disrupt microRNA regulation and disturb a brain function called sensorimotor gating.
Researchers have developed a more precise way of diagnosing suicide risk, by developing blood tests that work in everybody.
Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute have developed a new method for producing ribonucleic acid (RNA) molecules in the laboratory.