The DNA dilemma

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It's essential to the existence of all the life forms we've discovered so far. But, how much do you actually know about this mighty molecule?

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Informative ChIP Applications Compendium

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Chromatrap® has published a comprehensive Applications Compendium that brings together hints and tips for positive ChIP, hints and tips for effective ChIP-seq library preparation and all its application notes together in one informative document.

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5 Predictions on the Future of R&D

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The R&D industry has been evolving for decades to make the process of discovering new compounds and formulations in the laboratory easier and more effective.

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10 Failed Scientific Predictions

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Here we take a look at some of the most famous scientific predictions that were shown to be a little wide of the mark.

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A Treasure Trove of Genetic Variation

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Researchers have completed the most comprehensive analysis of the wheat genome to date, providing new hope for the improvement of this vital crop.

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Genetic Driver of Lung Cancer
Genetic Driver of Lung Cancer

Study finds that Ect2 is required for tumor formation in vivo and identifies a novel function related to ribosomes for Ect2 in lung adenocarcinoma tumor cells.

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A Universal Toolkit for Modifying Gene Expression
A Universal Toolkit for Modifying Gene Expression

New genetic engineering technique could help design, study biological systems.

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Seeking Structure With Metagenome Sequences
Seeking Structure With Metagenome Sequences

Metagenomics database helps fill in 10 percent of previously unknown protein structures.

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New Technique Allows Regulation of  Protein Produced from a Gene
New Technique Allows Regulation of Protein Produced from a Gene

A new technique will help biologists tinker with genes. The technique allows scientists to precisely regulate how much protein is produced from a particular gene.

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RNA Hitches A Ride On Ultrasound Waves
RNA Hitches A Ride On Ultrasound Waves

Technique enables rapid delivery of RNA to treat colon inflammation.

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Breakthrough in Understanding Oesophageal Tumour Resistance
Breakthrough in Understanding Oesophageal Tumour Resistance

Scientists from Trinity College Dublin have identified that loss of miR-17 from cancer stem cells is associated with oesophageal tumour resistance to radiotherapy.

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