Model: Transcription factor nestled in DNA

Model: Transcription factor nestled in DNA

Naturally occurring DNA is in constant motion, researchers hypothesize, and transports large transcription factors (depicted in green) through its tangles until they reach sites where they bind and carry out their activity. Here a still image from a very large, unique simulation.

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Research, Biotechnology, Health, Bioengineering, Genetics, Computer Science/Information Technology and Security, Life Sciences and Biology
Keywords
simulation, dna, LacI, Edmond Chow, Jeffrey Skolnick, Brownian, Stokesian, transcription factor, lactose
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  • Created By: Ben Brumfield
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Jun 12, 2017 - 9:41am
  • Last Updated: Jun 12, 2017 - 9:43am