IGDB in Media
Researchers Reveal Lipidome Atlas of Developing Heart27 Dec 2022
The heart, an indispensable organ with fascinating development biology, is the first organ to become functional in the developing mammalian embryo.
Researchers Identify Enhancer Networks Driving Gene Expression during Spinal Cord Development27 Dec 2022
The spinal cord links and allows communication between the brain and peripheral organs, coordinating the movement and the sensation of the body.
Researchers Uncover Networks Controlling Spinal Cord Development27 Dec 2022
Profs. DAI Jianwu and LU Falong at the Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology (IGDB) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), together with Prof. HUANG Jialing at Xiamen University, utilized the single-cell chromatin accessibility techni...
Researchers Reveal Novel Epigenetic Mechanism in Establishment of Seed Vigour21 Dec 2022
In plants, producing highly vigorous seeds capable to germinate and establish seedlings is vital for their propagation and is a valuable trait in crops. Plant seed obtains its germination capacity during the late seed maturation stage. However, it...
Novel Epigenetic Mechanism Discovered for Seed Vigour21 Dec 2022
Researchers led by Dr. JIANG Danhua from the Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology (IGDB) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) found that the incorporation of a histone variant H3.3 into the chromatin is key to the formation of germi...
Ribosomes Search AUG Codons in Bidirectional Scanning, Challenging the First-AUG Rule21 Dec 2022
Researchers led by Prof. Qian Wenfeng’s group at the Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology (IGDB) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences have challenged the first-AUG rule and the strictly unidirectional scanning model.