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Statistical Methods for Latent Class Quantitative Trait Loci Mapping.
Ye S, Bacher R, Keller MP, Attie AD, Kendziorski C
RNA polymerase motions during promoter melting.
Feklistov A, Bae B, Hauver J, Lass-Napiorkowska A, Kalesse M, Glaus F, Altmann KH, Heyduk T, Landick R, Darst SA
Pausing guides RNA folding to populate transiently stable RNA structures for riboswitch-based transcription regulation.
Steinert H, Sochor F, Wacker A, Buck J, Helmling C, Hiller F, Keyhani S, Noeske J, Grimm SK, Rudolph MM, Keller H, Mooney RA, Landick R, Suess B, Fürtig B, Wöhnert J, Schwalbe H