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Uncovering the Principles Behind RNA Folding

Do you know RNA folding plays a very crucial role in controlling the gene expression? But how do these folding takes place? Is there any particular predefined format or it occurs randomly? Recently, a Northwestern Engineering research team has uncovered…

CRISPR based SHERLOCK Technology- The Detective!

For long, bacteria are using the natural biological system to protect themselves. One such major system that has been discovered lately by scientists is CRISPR. It is an enzyme which targets the foreign genetic material, cleaves it off and prevents…