Introduction to Gene Expression. Grade Distribution. Exam dates and time. CAT1 : Monday 26/12/1435, 20th of October from 11-12 . CAT 2: Wednesday 11/2/1436, 3rd of December from 11-12. Lecture outline. Introduction to all terms used in Gene expression. Intro.
Autosomes and sex chromosomes
E.g. 5’ ---AAATGCAT---3’
cDNA and probe
Wasserman, W. W. and A. Sandelin (2004). Nat Rev Genet5(4): 276-287.Most transcription factors can bind to a range of similar sequences. We call this a binding “motif.”
- cold temperature turns on gene for black pigment
- twin living in city may develop cancer
while twin living in the country may not