December 15, 2016 2 min to read

Watching protein expression one molecule at a time

Category : Look back at 2006

Single-molecule imaging methods confirmed that gene expression is a random, bursty process Celia Henry Arnaud In 2006, X. Sunney Xie of Harvard University accomplished a rare feat. His group published one paper in Nature and another in Science in the same week. Those papers described the first observations of protein production in li...