WCB will be held at 4:00PM-5:00PM Friday, July 27th. The paper we will be discussing (Venken et al 2011) outlines the MIMIC lines a exciting new transgenic resource. The link is below: http://www.nature.com/nmeth/journal/v8/n9/full/nmeth.1662.html
We will be reading a paper by Jonathan D. Gruber who is from Patricia Wittkopp’s lab. In the paper they compare Protein coding, cis, and trans mutations in S. cerevisiae that lead to an increase or decrease in the fluorescent of a reporter gene (YFP) http://www.plosgenetics.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pgen.1002497 .