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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 ...

Study finds convergent evolution of gene regulation in humans and mice - UC Santa Cruz (press release)


UC Santa Cruz (press release)
Organisms that aren't closely related may evolve similar traits as they adapt to similar challenges. It's called convergent evolution, and familiar examples include the wings of birds, bats, and insects, and echolocation in bats and dolphins. Now ...

Weight flux alters molecular profile, Stanford-led study finds - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
As people pack on pounds or shed excess weight, they exhibit notable changes in their microbiome, cardiovascular system, immune system and levels of gene expression, the study found. The researchers integrated a slew of "omics" profiling techniques to ...
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Custom gene synthesis.

Gene-IT
United States

A bioinformatics company that provides life-science research organizations with scalable high performance software and scientific expertise for biological sequence data mining.

Think Gene
United States

Breaking biology news, particularly news related to genetics, genomics and biotechnology combined with independent editorials about the genomics industry.

Gene Dx
United States

Genetic testing and diagnosis company serving individuals and families suffering from severe hereditary disorders.

Gene
Netherlands

Publishes papers on all structural, functional, and evolutionary aspects of genes, chromatin, chromosomes and genomes. Includes abstracts from past issues.

Gene Express, Inc.
United States

Quantitation of gene expression at the mRNA level using RT-PCR technology, in Toledo, OH, USA.

Gene Kinetics
United States

Software for transcription and cell cycle genes, providing peak intervals, max values as a function of decay of gene-activating principle, inhibitory mRNA, gene amplification, anabolic capacity and proteolysis.

Gene Expression
United States

Independent forum for discussion of gene expression.

Gene Biotechnologies
United States

Offering human, mouse and drosophila genome databases, a View&Search program and advanced products in development. Services include converting custom databases and adding special features.