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Pervasive adaptation of gene expression in Drosophila

Pervasive adaptation of gene expression in Drosophila

Armita Nourmohammad, Joachim Rambeau, Torsten Held, Johannes Berg, Michael Lassig
(Submitted on 23 Feb 2015)

Gene expression levels are important molecular quantitative traits that link genotypes to molecular functions and fitness. 124 more words

Gene Expression

Provoking Expression

People choose to express themselves in a variety of ways. I enjoy expressing myself through singing, particularly songs from musicals and Disney movies. I am far from alone in my love for musical self-expression. 958 more words

A first of its kind tool to study the histone code- Epigenetics breakthrough!

Scientists from University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill have created a new way to investigate epigenetic mechanisms important in diseases ranging from Alzheimer’s to cancers. This new research tool that is based on the fruit fly, is capable of cracking the histone code. 587 more words


Using STARS to control gene expression (Day 262)

Sometimes the name you give your work can have a huge impact.

I recently came across this story of research from a team of synthetic biochemical engineers at… 405 more words

Geoff Maitland