Systems Biology Gateway
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A robust method for cellular phenotyping in primary human mesenchymal stem cells using kinome fingerprinting to identify gene networks that characterize distinct primary cell populations.
Histone methyltransferase SDG8 regulates methylation marks associated with light and carbon responses in Arabidopsis
Cancers of unknown primary origin (CUP) exhibit distinct molecular features compared to metastases of known origin and display signatures of chromosome instability which may account for their uncommon clinical presentation and poor outcome.
An RNA-seq study of human placenta reveals variation in transcription between individuals and between human groups
The new consortium EUCID.net aims to promote better clinical care and scientific investigation of imprinting disorders, a group of eight rare but probably underdiagnosed congenital diseases affecting growth, development and metabolism.
News and events
Cell Communication and Signaling has published a review series on 'Systems Biology and Medicine'
The collection, edited by Fred Schaper and Stephan Feller, provides a comprehensive overview of current models and known networks in signal transduction, including reviews on apoptosis, dopamine metabolism and probabilistic Boolean networks. BioMed Central's magazine Biome published a feature about the series.