Navigation Links
Telomere


A telomere is a region of repetitive DNA at the ends of chromosomes, which protects the end of the chromosome from destruction. Its name is derived from the Greek nouns telos (τἐλος) "end" and merοs "part".
Full article >>>

So telomeres are not themselves genes, but neither are they ... The telomere theory ... Thus, telomere erosion and Hayflick limits could account for most ...
Full article >>>

telomere n. Either of the sections of DNA occurring at the ends of a chromosome. ... The entire length of repeated telomere sequences is known as the terminal ...
Full article >>>

telomere either (free) end of a eukaryotic chromosome; 'telomeres act as caps to keep the sticky ends of chromosomes from randomly clumping
Full article >>>

Telomere | Macmillan Genetics. Telomere summary with 4 pages of encyclopedia entries, research ... Get Telomeres (Monograph) (Cold Spring Harbor Monograph ...
Full article >>>

Telomere summary with 17 pages of encyclopedia entries, essays, summaries, research information, and more. ... A telomere is a region of highly repetitive DNA ...
Full article >>>

Thus each of the daughter chromosomes will have a shortened telomere. ... Telomeres and Cellular Aging ... an enzyme that adds telomere repeat sequences to the ...
Full article >>>

A telomere is a region of highly repetitive DNA at the end of a linear ... New Telomere Discovery Could Help Explain Why Cancer Cells Never Stop Dividing ...
Full article >>>

Research into telomere maintenance is at the forefront of the biomedical ... New Telomere Discovery Could Help Explain Why Cancer Cells Never Stop Dividing ...
Full article >>>

Encyclopedia article of Telomere at Reference.com compiled from comprehensive and current sources. ... The telomere is a disposable buffer, which is consumed ...
Full article >>>

LE Magazine, October 2002 - Report: Telomere Control & Cellular Aging ... Telomere DNA has over 1000 bases (building blocks), with the sequence TTAGG, ...
Full article >>>

Information about telomere in the free online English dictionary and encyclopedia. ... The length of the telomere influences the stability of genetic information just ...
Full article >>>

Xanetics Research- Telomere Biology and Research into extending the Human ... Updates and links to Telomere news will be posted at the top of this page periodically. ...
Full article >>>

The Telomere Book by David Kipling; 1995. Read The Telomere at Questia library. ... However, this mode of telomere replication has yet to be observed for eukaryotic ...
Full article >>>

... on why this elongation is necessary see Telomere shortening. ... Identification of a specific telomere terminal transferase activity in Tetrahymena extracts" ...
Full article >>>

Telomere length and progression of diabetic nephropathy in patients with type 1 diabetes. ... Telomere dysfunction provokes regional amplification and deletion ...
Full article >>>

Negative regulator of telomere length (telomerase-dependent pathway) ... Tankyrase-mediated ADP-ribosylation of TRF1 inhibits binding to telomere repeats ...
Full article >>>


'"/>


(Date:9/1/2014)... 1, 2014, 10:20 AM EDT) It may be ... foods over unhealthy higher-calorie foods, according to new research ... Research Center on Aging (USDA HNRCA) at Tufts University ... the journal Nutrition & Diabetes , a brain ... it is possible to reverse the addictive power of ...
(Date:9/1/2014)... WASHINGTON About 50 years ago, electron microscopy revealed ... cells, move around and disappear. But scientists still don,t ... cloud-like collections of proteins are believed to be crucial ... offer a new approach to disease treatment., In the ... issuing a call to investigators from various backgrounds, from ...
(Date:9/1/2014)... and decisions of the Nomenclature Section of the XVIII ... July 2011. This meeting is held every six years ... the rules for naming algae, fungi and plants get ... naming the organisms they study. This is the primary ... for algae, fungi, and plants, which was published in ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Training your brain to prefer healthy foods 2Scientists call for investigation of mysterious cloud-like collections in cells 2Week-long meeting on naming algae, fungi, and plants recorded for posterity 2
... Philip R. LeDuc and his collaborators in Massachusetts and ... that could ultimately unlock the mystery of how these ... the mechanics of biological processes in people. "What ... a protein that helps control cell behavior from a ...
... researcher based on the island of Reunion in the Indian ... Kew (RBG Kew) has used motion sensitive night cameras to ... a pollinator of flowering plants. Not only is this the ... of the Orthoptera order of insects who are better ...
... of scientists are merging methods and results from different disciplines ... of researchers in a recent issue of Evolution . ... data, however, researchers who want to analyze previous findings may ... authors say. In a commentary piece in the journal ...
Cached Biology News:Carnegie Mellon's Philip LeDuc discovers new protein function 2First known instance of a cricket as an orchid pollinator captured on film by Kew scientist 2Biologists merge methods, results from different disciplines to find new meaning in old data 2Biologists merge methods, results from different disciplines to find new meaning in old data 3
Other biology dictionary