Enhancer Organization: Transistor with a Twist or Something in a Different Vein?

Jeremiah J. Zartman, Stanislav Yefimovic Shvartsman

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Abstract

A specific group of enhancers that act in the early Drosophila embryo have a highly conserved arrangement of transcription factor binding sites. Computational modeling of these enhancers suggests interesting parallels with electronic transistors and optical image processors.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalCurrent Biology
Volume17
Issue number24
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 18 2007

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)

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