Crick and Watson realized, very early on, that the winding double helix of DNA would cause all kinds of nasty tangles.
Histones are responsible for organizing and packaging the DNA of a cell nucleus into structural units known as nucleosomes.
Caltech scientists watch a spectacle of “ten thousand bursting genes” as the “cartography of the nucleus” comes into focus.
If Turner is right, the clockwork, mechanistic, DNA-centric model may have met its match.
A consortium of scientists is advancing the Human Genome Project into the 4th dimension, promising new insights into the design of life.