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Expression gene

Definition

noun

The conversion of the information from the gene into mRNA via transcription and then to protein via translation resulting in the phenotypic manifestation of the gene.


Supplement

Gene expression of the non-protein coding genes such as the rRNA and tRNA genes, involves only transcription and not translation.


See also: gene expression regulation


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Gene Upregulation/Increased Expression in HMG-CoA Reductase

So some context, I haven't taken genetics. However, in a class the other day a professor tried to differentiate the two and left me pretty confused. From my understanding, increased gene expression will result in an increase in the protein product that a gene is coding for. ...

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by Upperninety8
Tue Sep 30, 2014 3:21 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Gene Upregulation/Increased Expression in HMG-CoA Reductase
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Re: translation from DNA

... biochemistry. However, I can speculate that much of the regulation of gene expression occurs at the RNA level, with variations in the stability of RNA, translational ...

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by jonmoulton
Mon Sep 29, 2014 3:03 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: translation from DNA
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Views: 449

Re: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???

... DK, Pratt WD, Blouch R, Stein DA, Aman MJ, Iversen PL, Bavari S. Gene-Specific Countermeasures against Ebola Virus Based on Antisense Phosphorodiamidate ... activity reduced budding by up to 80%. Inhibition of VPS4 gene expression by use of phosphorodiamidite morpholino antisense oligonucleotides ...

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by jonmoulton
Mon Sep 15, 2014 3:04 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???
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Gateway technology

... the gateway technology is a lab method to obtain cloning and expression vectors based on the property of phages to recombine its genetic material with bacterias. However, why do I need to perform the BP reaction, if I want ...

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by miibay
Tue Aug 19, 2014 10:47 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Gateway technology
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Views: 636

Re: Totipotent Stem Cell From Molecular Components

... at least, the amount of that particular protein is the average of the gene expression in # of strands of mRNA * 100. I am getting the protein this way. I take the results ...

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by caters
Fri Aug 01, 2014 1:42 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Totipotent Stem Cell From Molecular Components
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