Results about: Meiosis

Recent years have seen a paradigm shift in our understanding of gene activity and regulation. It is now clear that processing of primary transcripts as well as translational control open a myriad of opportunities for gene regulation, which are extensively used in virtually every human gene.

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The recognition of many types of DNA lesions activates the cellular DNA damage response (DDR). The DDR orchestrates the appropriate cellular programs to maintain genome integrity after genotoxic stress.

Descubren una proteína imprescindible para formar óvulos y espermatozoides

Los científicos del IRB Barcelona descubren una proteína esencial en meiosis, el proceso de división celular que da lugar a las células sexuales.

Sin la proteína RingoA, los ratones de ambos sexos son estériles.

Los resultados, publicados en Nature Communications, podrían servir de base para desarrollar anticonceptivos masculinos.