Gene Expression Research

The latest news about RNA-seq, gene expression profiling, and transcriptome sequencing.

The funding is being awarded under the auspices of the NIH's BRAIN Initiative Cell Census Network, which aims to establish reference cell atlases of the brain.

A new set of papers reveals a range of gene expression influencers, identified using thousands of samples collected for the Genotype-Tissue Expression project.

Lexogen has commercialized the method, which involves labeling newly synthesized RNA, and said it would have applications in drug discovery pipelines.

 

The team found that a protein called OCT4 was necessary for the correct formation of a blastocyst in the first few days of embryonic development.

Investigators compared RNA sequence data in heart samples from individuals with dilated cardiomyopathy and samples from healthy transplant donor hearts.