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Visualizing Gene-Expression Patterns


Learn about the different ways scientists are able to detect when genes are being expressed in various tissues.

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To understand what a gene does, particularly its role in an organism's development, it is useful to know where and when it is turned on. Visualization is an important means to identify these patterns. Also featured on the HHMI DVD Evolution: Constant Change and Common Threads, available free from HHMI.

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