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  1. Running Around in Circles to Understand N6-methyladenosine (m6A)

    09.21 / 23:05 epigenie.com Epigenie.com - Science
    While most studies on the N6-methyladenosine (m6A) RNA modification have been on the straight and narrow, the research trajectory taken by the labs of Cosmas C. Giallourakis and Alan C. Mullen will have you running around in circles! More specifically, Chan Zhou and Benoit Molinie (along with their tight circle of friends) sought to discover…
  2. LINE-1 Retrotransposons Keep Early Embryonic Chromatin in Line

    09.21 / 23:05 epigenie.com Epigenie.com - Science
    While cocktails and embryonic development usually don’t mix well, a cocktail of three transcription-activator-like effectors (TALEs) has just shaken up our understanding of the role LINE-1 retrotransposons during early embryonic development. LINE-1 activation had been considered a consequence of developmental processes, but now a talented team from the lab of Maria-Elena Torres-Padilla at the German […