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Light and life at base pair resolution (3)

See: The 5th Max Planck Epigenetics Meeting LSM2-8 and XRN-2 selectively silence H3K27me3-marked genes in C. elegans by RNA decay See also: Polycomb proteins and…

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Hide and seek with science facts (8)

Summary: “…the company said that it has achieved resolution of one base pair with its method.” Hide and seek with science facts (7) Food energy-dependent…

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Hide and seek with science facts (7)

See: Hide and seek with facts (6) Now that Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has been elected to represent New York’s 14th Congressional District, her 2007 presentation on nematodes…

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The Future of Chemistry
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Hide and seek with science facts (6)

Bernard Feringa: The Future of Chemistry – Schrödinger at 75: The Future of Biology (video) Levulan Kerastick and Blu-U link light-activated microRNA biogenesis in plants…

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One mutation vs two amino acid substitutions

A two-amino acid change in the hemagglutinin of the 1918 influenza virus abolishes transmission (2007) …a predominant human alpha-2,6 sialic acid binding preference is essential…

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Hide and seek with science facts (1)

Science Is Not Fake News 11/29/18 10:30 am Starts With A Bang/Ethan Siegel Whenever you realize that something’s wrong with your body — when you…

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Hide and seek with science facts (2)

Largest Study of CRISPR-Cas9 Mutations Creates Prediction Tool for Gene Editing 11/28/18 (Lab Manager) CRISPR-Cas9 is an extremely important system for introducing mutations into DNA…

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Posted in Adaptations Alternative Splicings Cytosis Diseases & Disorders

Hide and seek with science facts (3)

See also: Hide and seek with science facts (2) Despite CRISPR baby controversy, Harvard University will begin gene-editing sperm What if a new killer virus…

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Hide and seek with science facts (4)

Ribonucleotide incorporation enables repair of chromosome breaks by nonhomologous end joining They invented a new term to obfuscate facts about food energy-dependent RNA-mediated DNA repair….

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Empirical Economics vs Affective Neuronal Selection

Schrodinger (1944) linked the creation of sunlight to all biodiversity via the physiology of pheromone-controlled reproduction in soil bacteria and plant growth, which exemplfies light-activated…

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