genetics

Controlling the body clock

A new study from the laboratory of Hiroki Ueda at the RIKEN Quantitative Biology Center investigates circadian time keeping with a novel approach to creating genetic knock-out rescue mice.

Published in Molecular Cell, the study...

Double effort against Rett's syndrome

The trick against haploinsufficiencies: Getting the 'single' gene to work for 2 -

Imagine that a colleague of yours has fallen ill and will be absent for a while from the office. What do you do? Do you go on working at your usual...