Navigation Links
UCLA scientists map all mammalian gene interactions
Date:8/9/2010

etworks involved in promoting disease to the criminal world.

"The most well-connected gene represents someone powerful, like Al Capone, surrounded by his gang of mobsters. If we don't have a drug to target this main gene, there may be an existing drug that will effectively knock out a second-in-command, launching a flank attack that would cripple the primary gene's actions."

The findings, the researchers said, will help researchers in the field.

"The UCLA interaction map is a significant one that will help broaden the understanding of the working relationships between genes," said Tara C. Matise, an associate professor in the department of genetics at Rutgers University and director of the Laboratory of Computational Genetics, who was not part of the study. "The more information we acquire about genetic interactions, the more effective scientists can be in developing bench-to-bedside research."

Now that the researchers have mapped these interactions, the next step is to conduct biological experiments to further understand these interactions and how the genes work together.


'/>"/>

Contact: Rachel Champeau
rchampeau@mednet.ucla.edu
310-794-2270
University of California - Los Angeles
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Scientists find new evidence of genetically modified plants in the wild
2. Scientists find the first evidence of genetically modified plants in the wild
3. Scientists develop sustainable, environmentally friendly potting medium
4. Scientists unlock secret of rabies transmission in bats
5. Ancient blob-like creature of the deep revealed by scientists
6. Scientists at University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus discover new fat cell
7. Scientists discover how neuroglobin protects against Alzheimers
8. Scientists target possible cause of 1 form of bowel disease
9. Ecological scientists assess the fundamentals of animal behavior
10. Scientists post lower speed limit for cell-signaling protein assembly
11. Scientists uncover global distribution of marine biodiversity
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
UCLA scientists map all mammalian gene interactions
(Date:8/21/2014)... including researchers from the University of Georgia recently published the ... journal Science . Their discovery paves the way for ... farming and industry. , Canola is grown across much ... is increasingly cultivated in Georgia. Canola oil used for cooking ... and rich supply of omega-3 fatty acids, but the plant ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... use a previously unknown process for harvesting energy and ... a Penn State University scientist has discovered. The discovery ... plant growth, harvesting energy from the Sun, and understanding ... and other lakes worldwide. A paper describing the discovery ... edition of the journal Science on 21 ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... food intake, health and quality of life of older ... at the University of Waterloo receiving close to $1.5 ... Research (CIHR). , Professor Heather Keller, of the ... Schlegel research chair in nutrition and aging, will receive ... living in long-term care homes are poorly nourished. The ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Canola genome sequence reveals evolutionary 'love triangle' 2Hot-spring bacteria reveal ability to use far-red light for photosynthesis 2Hot-spring bacteria reveal ability to use far-red light for photosynthesis 3Grants will fund landmark aging research at Waterloo 2
... to dash after food flakes at mealtime, reaching them before ... MIT recently proved that marine bacteria, the smallest creatures in ... their swimming skills to reach tiny food patches that appear ... bacteria at these small scales could have global implications, possibly ...
... with bacteria from the Chesapeake Bay has led to a ... all kinds of plant products, from leftover brewers mash to ... , That ... Ron Weiner, is the foundation of their incubator company Zymetis, ...
... Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) and ... Academic Excellence Alliance (AEA) , designed to establish ... the academic curriculum, and identify and nominate the founding ... for the new University. KAUST is ...
Cached Biology News:Marine bacteria's mealtime dash is a swimming success 2Marine bacteria's mealtime dash is a swimming success 3Trash today, ethanol tomorrow 2KAUST announces academic excellence alliance partnership with Imperial College London 2
(Date:8/22/2014)... In a study published today (August 22nd), in ... at the Champalimaud Neuroscience Programme establish the effect ... combination of advanced genetic and optical techniques., "Serotonin ... in a wide range of brain functions, from ... regulation of complex emotional behaviours, This neurotransmitter is ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... 2014 The Global and China Diabetes ... the current state of the Diabetes Drug industry in ... overview of the industry, including definitions, applications and industry ... analysis are provided with a focus on history, developments, ... between the international and Chinese situation is also offered. ...
(Date:8/22/2014)... Nerium International, the go-to, buzzworthy skincare ... again. Nerium will showcase its signature NeriumAD® Age-Defying ... Cream to Hollywood’s elite at the official Giving ... Primetime Emmy® Awards. , Developed from cutting-edge research ... show that NeriumAD night cream dramatically reduces the ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... PA & Rockville, MD (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 ... (ITI) is making progress in its development of ... to Japanese red cedar pollen. Phase IC studies began ... a real solution to hay fever. , The Japanese ... over 35 million people in Japan. Mountain Cedar pollen ...
Breaking Biology Technology:From happiness to pain: Understanding serotonin's function 2Diabetes Drugs Industry Growth Analysis in Global, China Regions Research Report Available at DeepResearchReports.com 2Diabetes Drugs Industry Growth Analysis in Global, China Regions Research Report Available at DeepResearchReports.com 3Nerium International Joins Television’s Biggest Stars at Backstage Creations Giving Suite at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards 2Nerium International Joins Television’s Biggest Stars at Backstage Creations Giving Suite at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards 3Relief for Allergy Sufferers Finally in Sight: Immunomic Therapeutics Closes in on Treatment for Hay Fever in Japan, U.S. 2Relief for Allergy Sufferers Finally in Sight: Immunomic Therapeutics Closes in on Treatment for Hay Fever in Japan, U.S. 3Relief for Allergy Sufferers Finally in Sight: Immunomic Therapeutics Closes in on Treatment for Hay Fever in Japan, U.S. 4
... INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 23 The volume of biological samples ... pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries shift their focus from traditional ... and biomarkers in the discovery process has put an ... the practices that life sciences companies employ to collect, ...
... Pharmaceutical and Biotech Trainers (SPBT) today announced that Kevin ... October 1.  He brings to his new role significant ... Mr. Kruse will be responsible for leading ... organization that represents more than 1,000 members in the ...
... 23, 2010 ... ... var shortURL = ... so we need to grab the first one. for (var r in data.results) { first_result = data.results[r]; ...
Cached Biology Technology:BioStorage Technologies Brings Together Industry Leaders for Global Sample Management Benchmarking Symposium 2BioStorage Technologies Brings Together Industry Leaders for Global Sample Management Benchmarking Symposium 3Kevin Kruse Named Executive Director of the Society of Pharmaceutical and Biotech Trainers 2BioSpain 2010 Will Host 2,000 Business Meetings in Which More Than 600 Companies Will Come Together 2BioSpain 2010 Will Host 2,000 Business Meetings in Which More Than 600 Companies Will Come Together 3BioSpain 2010 Will Host 2,000 Business Meetings in Which More Than 600 Companies Will Come Together 4BioSpain 2010 Will Host 2,000 Business Meetings in Which More Than 600 Companies Will Come Together 5BioSpain 2010 Will Host 2,000 Business Meetings in Which More Than 600 Companies Will Come Together 6BioSpain 2010 Will Host 2,000 Business Meetings in Which More Than 600 Companies Will Come Together 7
...
Recombinant Feline IFN-alpha...
Anti-OSMR Monoclonal Antibody Research Focus: cytokine/growth factor Storage: 4C Shipping Temperature: 4C...
Rabbit polyclonal to Presenilin 1, prediluted ( Abpromise for all tested applications). entrezGeneID: 5663 SwissProtID: P49768...
Biology Products: