All posts tagged with gene regulation

Micro-RNA 941

2 minute read

John Timmer covers the story of miR-941, a micro-RNA that may influence the expression of genes in human brains, and which appears to have taken on a novel r...

A speaking gene?

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I’m just going to quote from a press release that fell into my inbox. It’s about a talk being given at the American Society for Human Genetics meeting by Ray...

Gene regulation and its evolution

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I wrote early this week about Hopi Hoekstra’s work on pigmentation evolution in mice (“The color of mice”). The linked article focusing on this empirical wor...

The colors of mice

2 minute read

Science this week features an article by Elizabeth Pennisi about the research of evolutionary biologist Hopi Hoekstra. She studies pigment variations in wild...