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Circadian Atlas Chronicles Gene Expression
Kate Yandell | Oct 27, 2014
Researchers have mapped the times of day when mouse genes are transcribed across 12 organs.
A Multi-Cancer Diagnostic?
Kate Yandell | Jul 14, 2014
Researchers report an ability to detect several types of cancer in blood samples based on signatures of immune response, but some are skeptical about the utility of such a test.
Biotech Superstar Dies
Kerry Grens | Mar 7, 2014
Alejandro Zaffaroni, who launched companies that developed birth control pills, microarrays, and transdermal drug patches, has died at age 91.
Amber Dance | Sep 1, 2013
Cosmetics companies use advanced genomics and in vitro technology to make skin look young and vibrant—you may never view the makeup aisle the same way again.
Pluripotent Until Needed
Beth Marie Mole | Apr 1, 2013
Microarrays help keep induced pluripotent stem cell lines in check, from start to finish.
Beth Marie Mole | Sep 24, 2012
Researchers create the first atlas of gene activity in the human brain.
Switching the Bait
Edyta Zielinska | Feb 1, 2012
Turning a standard technique into an unbiased screen for diagnostic biomarkers
Brain Evolution at a Distance
Hannah Waters | Dec 6, 2011
Gene expression controlled from afar may have spurred the spurt in brain evolution that led to modern humans.
Jeffrey M. Perkel | Sep 1, 2011
A trip through the transcriptome
Amy Maxmen | Jan 1, 2011
Cracking the Secrets of Posttranslational Modifications