Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Genetik

Earth & Life
22. November 2019, 10:01
Research results, Scientific Publications

Insight into the genome’s dark matter

Large parts of the genome consist of monotonous regions where short sections of the genome repeat hundreds or thousands of times. But expansions...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
8. August 2019, 17:04
Research results, Scientific Publications

What’s important?

Based on insights from studying basic mechanisms of gene regulation and human hereditary diseases, it was previously assumed that the...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
13. Mai 2019, 17:00
Transfer of Science or Research, Research results

Recording embryonic development

The beginning of new life starts with a fascinating process: A single cell gives rise to progenitor cells that eventually differentiate into the...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
8. April 2019, 17:00
Research results, Scientific Publications

A molecular switch for the X chromosome

A large number of genes have to be switched on or off at different times during development. A particular challenge occurs when two copies of the...  [mehr]

 
 
20. Februar 2019, 22:32
Research results, Scientific Publications

A landscape of mammalian development

Differentiation of the embryo - - Organ development of mammals is an amazing process. After the fusion of the egg cell with the sperm, the...  [mehr]

 
28. September 2018, 11:31
Research results, Scientific Publications

Chromatin structure mutes enhancer activity

In order to develop normal organs and tissue, the activity of genes needs to be tightly orchestrated in each cell during the development of an...  [mehr]