gene expression analysis
Infographic: Gassy Genes
Infographic: Gassy Genes
Ruth Williams | Jun 1, 2018

Soil scientists get bacteria to report on what their neighbors are up to.

Gene Expression Analysis Gets Gassy
Gene Expression Analysis Gets Gassy
Ruth Williams | Jun 1, 2018
Soil scientists use a gas-producing reporter system to assess gene activity in bacteria.
Gene Activity Could Give Clues to Time of Death
Gene Activity Could Give Clues to Time of Death
Ashley Yeager | Feb 12, 2018
RNA-sequencing data reveal that specific tissues have distinct changes in gene expression after an individual has passed away.
Angela Brooks: Splicing Specialist
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.
An Aging-Related Effect on the Circadian Clock
An Aging-Related Effect on the Circadian Clock
Anna Azvolinsky | Feb 21, 2017
Stress-related genes may be preferentially and rhythmically expressed as part of the circadian rhythms of older fruit flies, researchers report.  
As the Brain Ages, Glial-Cell Gene Expression Changes Most
As the Brain Ages, Glial-Cell Gene Expression Changes Most
Ashley P. Taylor | Jan 10, 2017
Researchers describe how gene expression in different human brain regions is altered with age.
Pulling It All Together
Pulling It All Together
Kate Yandell | Apr 1, 2016
Systems-biology approaches offer new strategies for finding hard-to-identify drug targets for cancer.
Reveling in the Revealed
Reveling in the Revealed
Kelly Rae Chi | Jan 1, 2016
A growing toolbox for surveying the activity of entire genomes
Exploring the Impacts of Genetic Variation on Tissue-Specific Expression
Exploring the Impacts of Genetic Variation on Tissue-Specific Expression
Jenny Rood | May 7, 2015
Preliminary results from the Genotype-Tissue Expression project reveal that gene expression varies more across tissues than across individuals.
Molecular Multitasker
Molecular Multitasker
Anna Azvolinsky | Apr 1, 2014
Scientists create a way to isolate mRNA from a single living cell within a tissue.