mobile DNA

Newly ID’d Transposons Involve Cas
Kerry Grens | May 27, 2014 | 1 min read
Researchers uncover a group of mobile genetic elements in bacteria and archaea encoding a Cas enzyme.
Capsule Reviews
Annie Gottlieb & Bob Grant | Jan 1, 2013 | 3 min read
Life's Ratchet, The Annotated and Illustrated Double Helix, The Fractalist and Hallucinations
Mobile DNA Makes Transcription Stumble
Sabrina Richards | Feb 27, 2012 | 1 min read
Researchers show that retrotransposons can influence phenotypic variation by triggering early transcription termination.