RNA-dependent DNA Methylation
An animation describing how some epigenetic marks are dependent on RNA transcription
Epigenetics RNA-dependent DNA Methylation
- ID: 17013
- Source: DNALC
17011. DNA Methylation
An animation showing how DNA methylation regulates gene expression
17012. Histone Methylation
An animation showing how histone modifications regulate gene expression
17010. What is Epigenetics?
An introduction to the concept of epigenetics, how it occurs in nature and can be used therapeutically
2213. Early-life experience and development
Professor Bruce McEwen discusses the dramatic impact early-life events can have on development.
16567. Biography 25: David Baltimore (1938- )
David Baltimore, Howard Temin and Renato Dulbecco shared the 1975 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for the discoveries concerning the interaction between tumor viruses and the genetic material of the cell.
16552. Animation 25: Some viruses store genetic information in RNA.
David Baltimore and Howard Temin explain work on the Rous sarcoma virus.
16466. Biography 20: Matthew Stanley Meselson (1930- )
Matthew Meselson and Franklin Stahl invented the technique of density gradient centrifugation and used this to prove that DNA is replicated semi-conservatively.
982. Causes, Diet: Cause
Meat cooked at high temperatures can produce chemicals that are damaging to cells and DNA.
917. UBE3A Gene
Mutations to the UBE3A gene can cause Angelman syndrome. It is also a candidate gene for autism.
1168. COMT and Schizophrenia
Professor Daniel Weinberger explains why the gene COMT, which detoxifies dopamine, is a candidate gene for schizophrenia.