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Reveling in the Revealed

By Kelly Rae Chi | January 1, 2016

A growing toolbox for surveying the activity of entire genomes

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Messages in the Noise

By Sarah C.P. Williams | August 1, 2015

After spending more than a decade developing tools to study patterns in gene sequences, bioinformaticians are now working on programs to analyze epigenomics data.

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Batch Effect Behind Species-Specific Results?

By Jyoti Madhusoodanan | May 19, 2015

Reanalysis of Mouse ENCODE data suggests mouse and human genes are expressed in tissue-specific, rather than species-specific, patterns. 

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Similarities and Differences

By Molly Sharlach | November 21, 2014

Results from the Mouse ENCODE project point to key divergences in gene regulation architecture compared to humans.

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Species-Specific

By Jyoti Madhusoodanan | November 17, 2014

Scientists uncover striking differences between mouse and human gene expression across a variety of tissues.

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Expanding ENCODE

By Jyoti Madhusoodanan | August 27, 2014

Latest Encyclopedia of DNA Elements data enable researchers to compare genome regulation across species. 

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Human Gene Set Shrinks Again

By Jyoti Madhusoodanan | July 8, 2014

Proteomic data suggest the human genome may encode fewer than 20,000 genes.

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A Guide to the Epigenome

By Jeffrey M. Perkel | November 1, 2012

Making sense of the data deluge

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Speaking of Science

By The Scientist Staff | October 1, 2012

October 2012's selection of notable quotes

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Forensic Law Turns to Epigenetics

By Edyta Zielinska | September 25, 2012

Privacy advocates are arguing that collecting genetic data upon arrest is an invasion of privacy, given recent evidence that 80 percent of the human genome is functional.

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