Clipping Chlamy Genes: Improved Methods for Targeted Gene Editing in Chlamydomonas

A beam of sunlight sends Chlamydomonas reinhardtii scrambling.…

Regulation of rice root development by a retrotransposon acting as a microRNA sponge

Transposable elements (TEs) compose a considerable portion of…

Epigenetic memory restoration and maintenance after cell division

Nucleosomes, composed of histones, pack chromatin and make genes…

Stages of silencing to hold epigenetic memory

The gene FLC (FLOWERING LOCUS C) is a repressor of flowering…

Opinion: Beyond editing to writing large genomes ($)

This is an era of rapid acceleration of our ability to both read…

ePlant: Visualizing and exploring multiple levels of data for hypothesis generation ($)

The application of systems biology is quite phenomenal these…

The evolution of CHROMOMETHYLASES and gene body DNA methylation in plants

In land plant genomes, transposable elements (TEs) are ubiquitously…