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Ribonucleic acid (RNA) is a biologically important type of molecule that consists of a long chain of nucleotide units. Each nucleotide consists of a nitrogenous base, a ribose sugar, and a phosphate.
Research uncovers how antibiotics target bacterial RNA Polymerase to inhibit gene transcription

Research uncovers how antibiotics target bacterial RNA Polymerase to inhibit gene transcription

“Chemical nose” smells vital variations in unusual folding of DNA structures

“Chemical nose” smells vital variations in unusual folding of DNA structures

Changes in protein provide a better understanding of age-related changes in the kidney

Changes in protein provide a better understanding of age-related changes in the kidney

New atlas may support present and future conservation efforts to protect coral reefs

New atlas may support present and future conservation efforts to protect coral reefs

Study reveals relationship between form and function in the genetic material of dinoflagellates

Study reveals relationship between form and function in the genetic material of dinoflagellates

Study finds how SARS-CoV-2 hijacks human cell machinery to disrupt the immune response

Study finds how SARS-CoV-2 hijacks human cell machinery to disrupt the immune response

New nanopore sequencing tool can identify the existence of nucleobases

New nanopore sequencing tool can identify the existence of nucleobases

Researchers identify specific proteins that play a key role in the development of dendritic cells

Researchers identify specific proteins that play a key role in the development of dendritic cells

Study shows that autophagy plays a key role in messenger RNA degradation

Study shows that autophagy plays a key role in messenger RNA degradation

National DNA Day 2021: An Interview with Professor George Church

National DNA Day 2021: An Interview with Professor George Church

Study identifies mechanism that enables SARS viruses to efficiently replicate in infected cells

Study identifies mechanism that enables SARS viruses to efficiently replicate in infected cells

New algorithm maps gene expression patterns into specific locations

New algorithm maps gene expression patterns into specific locations

Sampling environmental DNA and RNA could help determine the presence of pathogens

Sampling environmental DNA and RNA could help determine the presence of pathogens

Study highlights the importance of autophagy in gene regulation

Study highlights the importance of autophagy in gene regulation

Study: Interaction between distant parts of RNA can regulate gene expression

Study: Interaction between distant parts of RNA can regulate gene expression

Study shows how tau aggregates promote Alzheimer’s disease

Study shows how tau aggregates promote Alzheimer’s disease

Interferon-stimulating genes control SARS-CoV-2 replication

Interferon-stimulating genes control SARS-CoV-2 replication

Study shows how stem cells make specific types of cells

Study shows how stem cells make specific types of cells

DNAJC9 protein plays a key role in protecting histones in the cell nucleus

DNAJC9 protein plays a key role in protecting histones in the cell nucleus

Study reveals RNA regulatory mechanisms within transcription-translation couplings

Study reveals RNA regulatory mechanisms within transcription-translation couplings