Genes Dev.; auth N Hernandez

Genes Dev. 2012 Aug 1;26(15):1643-7.

Eeny meeny miny moe, catch a transcript by the toe, or how to enumerate eukaryotic transcripts.


Institut Jacques Monod, CNRS UMR 7592, University of Paris-Diderot, 75205 Paris France;


In this issue of Genes & Development, Revyakin and colleagues (pp. 1691-1702) measure the relation between individual RNA polymerase II transcription events and transcription factor assembly by counting RNA transcripts retained on the template DNA using single-molecule fluorescence.

PMID: 22855826 [PubMed – in process]
PMCID: PMC3418581 [Available on 2013/2/1]