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RNA Methylation Dynamics
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.
Ghosts in the Genome
Ghosts in the Genome
Oliver J. Rando | Dec 1, 2015
How one generation’s experience can affect the next
RNA Stucturomics
RNA Stucturomics
Ruth Williams | Jun 1, 2015
A new high-throughput, transcriptome-wide assay determines RNA structures in vivo.
The Living Set
The Living Set
Wim Hordijk | Jun 1, 2015
Mathematical and computational approaches are making strides in understanding how life might have emerged and organized itself from the basic chemistry of early Earth.
Renowned Molecular Biologist Dies
Renowned Molecular Biologist Dies
Kerry Grens | May 6, 2015
Alexander Rich, discoverer of Z-DNA, the RNA-DNA double helix, and the structure of collagen, has passed away at age 90.
Plant Biologist’s Work Investigated
Plant Biologist’s Work Investigated
Kerry Grens | Apr 2, 2015
Institutions where RNA interference scientist Olivier Voinnet has worked are looking into allegations of misconduct.
TS Live: The Enemy Within
TS Live: The Enemy Within
The Scientist Staff | Feb 1, 2015
How viruses wield tiny molecules of RNA to help them persist in our bodies for years, decades, and sometimes an entire life span
Polymerase Pieces
Polymerase Pieces
Jef Akst | Dec 1, 2014
Researchers discover a new subunit of a bacterial RNA polymerase—as well as hints of its potential role in defending against viruses.
Cone Cell Correctors
Cone Cell Correctors
Jyoti Madhusoodanan | Oct 1, 2014
In mice, adult cone cell outer segments and their visual functions deteriorate if two microRNAs are not present.
Ruben Gonzalez Jr.: Molecular Visualizer
Ruben Gonzalez Jr.: Molecular Visualizer
Jef Akst | Sep 1, 2014
Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Chemistry, Columbia University. Age 42