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A gene is a unit of heredity in a living organism. It normally resides on a stretch of DNA that codes for a type of protein or for an RNA chain that has a function in the organism. All living things depend on genes, as they specify all proteins and functional RNA chains.
Easy-to-use method quantifies exosomal miRNAs

Easy-to-use method quantifies exosomal miRNAs

Scientists define four cancer molecular subtypes using PDX models

Scientists define four cancer molecular subtypes using PDX models

Study uncovers a link between the genetic instructions for production and perception of sex pheromones

Study uncovers a link between the genetic instructions for production and perception of sex pheromones

Study identifies genetic mutation in the SPTSSA gene as cause of Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia

Study identifies genetic mutation in the SPTSSA gene as cause of Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia

Learning about cellular proteins through “snapshots” of translation

Learning about cellular proteins through “snapshots” of translation

CHOP scientists build a custom tool that drastically reduces engraftment reporting error rates

CHOP scientists build a custom tool that drastically reduces engraftment reporting error rates

Innovative gene therapy to cure multiple eye diseases

Innovative gene therapy to cure multiple eye diseases

Novel, more accurate computational tool for long-read RNA sequencing developed

Novel, more accurate computational tool for long-read RNA sequencing developed

Anti-aging gene found in centenarians can rewind the heart's biological age by 10 years

Anti-aging gene found in centenarians can rewind the heart's biological age by 10 years

Molecular staple: The DNA repair mechanism impeding cancer treatment

Molecular staple: The DNA repair mechanism impeding cancer treatment

Massive clinical study on type 1 diabetes patients

Massive clinical study on type 1 diabetes patients

Smallest known freshwater green algae, Medakamo hakoo, discovered

Smallest known freshwater green algae, Medakamo hakoo, discovered

Newly discovered enzyme tells specific molecules precisely how to arrange themselves

Newly discovered enzyme tells specific molecules precisely how to arrange themselves

Novel protein degradation technology provides functional insights into how CTCF regulates transcription

Novel protein degradation technology provides functional insights into how CTCF regulates transcription

Cryo-EM helps visualize the detailed structure of viral genome replication machinery

Cryo-EM helps visualize the detailed structure of viral genome replication machinery

Accumulation of collagen at injured sites in the gut stimulates cellular reprogramming, study reveals

Accumulation of collagen at injured sites in the gut stimulates cellular reprogramming, study reveals

Newly discovered genetic mutation may be a root cause of severe cases of childhood glaucoma

Newly discovered genetic mutation may be a root cause of severe cases of childhood glaucoma

Evolution of mint plants' chemistry could lead to new medicines, pesticides

Evolution of mint plants' chemistry could lead to new medicines, pesticides

Deep-learning model for zinc finger design allows reprogramming of human transcription factors

Deep-learning model for zinc finger design allows reprogramming of human transcription factors

Gene editing made faster than ever before using AI

Gene editing made faster than ever before using AI