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We developed a novel way to track where these lariats go in living cells, and we saw that when Dbr1 is missing, the lariats act as a sink to sequester TDP-43," said first author Armakola.
Photographs that reveal unsuspected genetic lariats at the ends of chromosomes have added a scientific spin to an old cliche.
Instead of the traditional lederhosen and dirndls seen in every tourist poster, the costumed Germans tossing chocolate bars from the passing floats were decked out in cowboy boots and ten-gallon hats, twirling lazy lariats and pearl-handled six shooters