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The chemical evolution of DNA and RNA on early Earth - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
This suggests that these compounds must have been available on early Earth when biological evolution began. Indeed, the authors of the new study suggest that the non-canonical nucleosides could have played a crucial role in the phase of chemical ...

Tissue-Pixelation Chip Measures Spatial RNA Expression in Tumor Samples - Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News


Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
“This is followed by tissue fixation (10 min), permeabilization (30 min), loading of wells with amplification reagents (2 min), and finally on-chip RT-LAMP reaction on a hot plate (45 min),” the authors state. "Laser capture microdissection (LCM ...

Why Gene Therapy Is No Longer a Pipe Dream - Pacific Standard


Pacific Standard
... Ingram was the first to pinpoint the exact molecular cause of a genetic disease, when he discovered the specific molecular defect in the hemoglobin protein of people afflicted by sickle-cell disease. Finding such damaged genes, while not trivial ...

Molecular Biolgy Notebook: Structure of RNA

Harpenden - United Kingdom

Quickly covers the components of RNA and a few related principles. Also offers links to other resources, projects, and databases.

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Lists researchers, graduate programs, employment opportunities and seminars at Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio.

Journal of Molecular Structure: THEOCHEM
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Publishes research related to the theory and modelling of molecular systems. Contents lists and abstracts starting from 2000; full text for subscribers.

Molecular Structure of Green Fluorescent Protein
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Scientific paper featuring text and drawing describing protein structure.

Fastbleep Molecular Biology: Chromatin Structure
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Chromatin refers to the complex of DNA and thousands of proteins that make up the chromosomal axes. With regards to eukaryotic DNA, cells have 2 main problems: DNA packaging: 2m of DNA must be able to fit into each 10um cell DNA accessibility: DNA must always be accessible for DNA binding factors, in the right region and at the right time

Center for RNA Molecular Biology - Case Western Reserve University
United States

Community of researchers interested in the structure and function of RNA.

Center for Molecular Biology of RNA - University of California, Santa Cruz
United States

Promotes the interdisciplinary study of the structure, function, and biological roles of RNA.

United States

A basic introduction to the science from the National Center for Biotechnology Information.

RNA Simplex: An Interactive Graphics Tool for Visualizing RNA Composition Space
United States

Tool designed for the analysis of nucleotide base composition in RNA (or DNA) sequences.

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July 1-6, 2003; Vienna, Austria.

United States

Online resource from Ion Channel Media Group. Provides news, publication links, and citations of the recent literature relevant to RNA Interference research.