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Sex Reversal Mystery Explained?
Jef Akst | Jun 15, 2017
A proposed mechanism for how bearded dragons with male chromosomes hatch as females at high temperatures
Angela Brooks: Splicing Specialist
Diana Kwon | Apr 1, 2017
At the University of California, Santa Cruz, the researcher combs the cancer genome, looking for weaknesses.
Shortage of a Protein Linked to Autism in Mice
Joshua A. Krisch | Dec 20, 2016
Mice born with lower amounts of nSR100 protein display the symptoms of autism spectrum disorder, suggesting a functional link.
Same Gene, Different Functions
Catherine Offord | Feb 12, 2016
Proteins encoded by the same gene can play very different roles in the cell, scientists show.
RNA Methylation Dynamics
and Gidi Rechavi, Dan Dominissini, Chuan He | Jan 1, 2016
Additions to the bases of RNA molecules can be written, read, and erased.
Week in Review: July 14–18
Tracy Vence | Jul 18, 2014
Converting heart muscle to pacemaker cells in pigs; alternative splicing and the human proteome; questioning a reported yogurt mold-illness link;
swiftly find mouse stomach injuries
Evolution by Splicing
Ruth Williams | Dec 20, 2012
Comparing gene transcripts from different species reveals surprising splicing diversity.
RNA Chases Its Tail
Sabrina Richards | Feb 2, 2012
New research suggests that circular RNA transcripts are not as rare as previously thought.