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Tools and resources for teaching the concepts of transcription and translation, two key steps in gene expression
… provide tools and resources for teaching the concepts of transcription and translation, two key steps in gene expression . … Transcription is the process of making an RNA copy of a gene … which it encodes. Here is a more complete definition of transcriptionTranscription Translation is the process of …
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Transcription is the process of making an RNA copy of a gene sequence.
TranscriptionTranscription is the process of making an RNA copy of a gene … Membrane, Nucleus, Ribosome, Translation, Protein … Transcription, as related to genomics, is the process of … where it is used for synthesizing the encoded protein. … Transcription is the process of making an RNA copy of a gene …
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TCF1 (for T cell factor-1) is essential for the creation and persistence of disease-fighting antibodies in the bloodstream.
… Developers The new discovery involves a protein called a transcription factor - a molecular switch that turns a gene … series of experiments, the researchers demonstrated that a transcription factor known as TCF1 (for T cell factor-1) is … cells - that actually produce the antibodies. If the TCF1 transcription factor is absent or weakened, the TFH cells - …
Talking Glossary
Alternative splicing is a cellular process in which exons from the same gene are joined in different combinations, leading to different, but related, mRNA transcripts.
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The developmental Genotype-Tissue Expression initiative's goal is to catalog and analyze transcriptional profiles from a wide variety of tissues from the pediatric period, including neonates through adolescents, in a post-mortem setting.
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Gene regulation is the process of turning genes on and off.
… turning genes on and off. … Gene Expression, Genes, DNA, Transcription Factors … Gene regulation is the process used …
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A promoter is a sequence of DNA needed to turn a gene on or off.
… Gene Expression, Gene Regulation, Messenger RNA (mRNA), Transcription … A promoter, as related to genomics, is a … a gene where relevant proteins (such as RNA polymerase and transcription factors) bind to initiate transcription of that gene. The resulting transcription
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A repressor is a protein that turns off the expression of one or more genes.
… Gene Regulation, Messenger RNA (mRNA), Protein, Transcription … A repressor, as related to genomics, is a …
News Release
Researchers analyzing human, fly, and worm genomes have found these species have key genomic processes in common, reflecting their shared ancestry.
… gene expression and how we think about the role of transcription," said co-senior author Susan Celniker, Ph.D., … similarities in genome regulation. Scientists focused on transcription-regulatory factors, key protein regulators that … Stanford, California. Investigators found that the transcription factors tend to bind to similar DNA sequences …
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Translation is the process of translating the sequence of a messenger RNA (mRNA) molecule to a sequence of amino acids during protein synthesis.
… to a sequence of amino acids during protein synthesis. … Transcription, Base Pair, Cell, Cytoplasm, Gene, Gene …