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Antisense is the non-coding strand in double-stranded DNA. The antisense strand serves as the template for mRNA synthesis.
Researchers employ nucleotide-based gene silencing to mitigate common ataxia

Researchers employ nucleotide-based gene silencing to mitigate common ataxia

New approach to kill specific bacteria could be alternative to antibiotics

New approach to kill specific bacteria could be alternative to antibiotics

Therapeutic RNA corrects error in genetic processing that leads to familial dysautonomia

Therapeutic RNA corrects error in genetic processing that leads to familial dysautonomia

Researchers trigger E. coli’s toxin-antitoxin system to inhibit bacterial growth

Researchers trigger E. coli’s toxin-antitoxin system to inhibit bacterial growth

Study provides insights into how male germ cells avoid genome instability

Study provides insights into how male germ cells avoid genome instability

Study highlights potential of ASO therapy to treat Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy patients

Study highlights potential of ASO therapy to treat Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy patients

New study shows advantages of DNA barcoding technique for identifying nanoparticles

New study shows advantages of DNA barcoding technique for identifying nanoparticles

Researchers develop method to identify splicing-based biomarkers for liver cancer

Researchers develop method to identify splicing-based biomarkers for liver cancer

RNA-based method cures lung tumors in mice

RNA-based method cures lung tumors in mice

Scientists decode molecular structure of healthy huntingtin protein

Scientists decode molecular structure of healthy huntingtin protein

New medication improves motor function in children with later-onset spinal muscular atrophy

New medication improves motor function in children with later-onset spinal muscular atrophy

MGH study points toward potential strategy for treating X-linked disorders

MGH study points toward potential strategy for treating X-linked disorders

Researchers uncover THOR gene involved in cancer development

Researchers uncover THOR gene involved in cancer development

New compound targets APOE gene to reduce Alzheimer's damage in mice

New compound targets APOE gene to reduce Alzheimer's damage in mice

Biogen and Ionis awarded 2017 Prix Galien USA Award for SPINRAZA

Biogen and Ionis awarded 2017 Prix Galien USA Award for SPINRAZA

Trial shows safety and tolerability of antisense oligomer for treatment of influenza A

Trial shows safety and tolerability of antisense oligomer for treatment of influenza A

Exploration of human genetics reveals new targets to combat heart disease

Exploration of human genetics reveals new targets to combat heart disease

New drug shows promising results for treating spinal muscular atrophy

New drug shows promising results for treating spinal muscular atrophy

Positive CHMP opinion recognizes efficacy of Biogen’s SPINRAZA for treatment of spinal muscular atrophy

Positive CHMP opinion recognizes efficacy of Biogen’s SPINRAZA for treatment of spinal muscular atrophy

Targeted treatment slows progression of two degenerative brain diseases in mice

Targeted treatment slows progression of two degenerative brain diseases in mice