New Approaches to Gene Co-expression Network Analysis

An important new paper on the methodology for doing gene co-expression network analysis was recently published in PLoS ONE by Kumari et al. (2012).  The paper is entitled “Evaluation of Gene Association Methods for Coexpression Network Construction and Biological Knowledge Discovery”.

Read moreNew Approaches to Gene Co-expression Network Analysis

Dr. Coni Horndli Receives Prestigious Swiss Fellowship!!

Dr. Coni Horndli has been awarded a prestigious fellowship from the Swiss National Science Foundation.  Dr. Horndli is a postdoctoral fellow in the Gregg Lab developing novel approaches to study genetic and epigenetic pathways in the brain that modulate complex feeding and foraging behaviors. 

Read moreDr. Coni Horndli Receives Prestigious Swiss Fellowship!!

IGF2:IGF2R Evolution

An Exon Splice Enhancer Primes IGF2:IGF2R Binding Site Structure and Function Evolution

 

Christopher Williams,1* Hans-Jürgen Hoppe,2* Dellel Rezgui,2 Madeleine Strickland,1 Briony E. Forbes,3 Frank Grutzner,3 Susana Frago,2 Rosamund Z. Ellis,1 Pakorn Wattana-Amorn,1 Stuart N. Prince,2 Oliver J. Zaccheo,2 Catherine M. Nolan,4 Andrew J. Mungall,5 E. Yvonne Jones,6 Matthew P. Crump,1† A. Bassim Hassan2†

Read moreIGF2:IGF2R Evolution