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Researchers identify crucial mechanism delimiting functional domains of a genome – new understanding of how DNA is managed to produce specific cell functions. (Resonance Science Foundation)

Submitted by John Graffio on Tue, 08/08/2017 - 17:55

Genes make proteins, and specific sets of proteins define tissue-type: for instance, you wouldn’t expect to find proteins for hemoglobin in neuronal cells and conversely you wouldn’t expect to find proteins that make voltage-gated ion channels in red blood cells.