News tagged with protein expression

Related topics:

Drivers of evolution hidden in plain sight

Research led by the European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) and the University of Washington has shown that the biological diversity needed for evolution can be generated by changes in protein modifications. The findings, ...

dateOct 13, 2016 in Biotechnology
shares397 comments 0

New insights on how oysters form shells

Researchers know that several proteins are involved in oyster shell formation, but how expression of these proteins is controlled is not well understood. Now investigators report that they have identified a protein called ...

dateMay 03, 2016 in Cell & Microbiology
shares6 comments 0

The importance of mixed motifs

Local modifications in histone proteins alter DNA packing density in the cell nucleus to regulate gene activity. They also form the basis of a code in which the significance of a given pattern or motif depends on its broader ...

dateJan 28, 2016 in Biotechnology
shares5 comments 0