Since the late 1980s, Nirenberg has studied the homeobox genes that code for proteins that bind to special nucleotide sequences
in DNA and either activate or inhibit the expression of corresponding genes. This article describes the nucleotide sequences
of two homeobox genes.
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Periodical: Nazarali, Adil, Yongsok Kim, and Marshall W. Nirenberg. "Hox-1.11 and Hox-4.9 Homeobox Genes." Proceedings of the
National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 89, (April 1992): 2883-2887. Article. 5 Images.
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