Robert is a first year MD/PhD candidate at Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City. He previously graduated from MIT with a bachelor’s degree in biology and spent a year post-graduation performing research at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. His current research interests are epigenetics and cancer biology.

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Gain Control: The Tet-On/Tet-Off Inducible Expression System

While overexpressing a gene of interest can provide a look into its role in a cell, sometimes it is necessary to control the expression of a gene. You may want to dictate the timing of the protein’s expression or lower its expression level to adequately understand its function. This is particularly relevant when studying genes that…

09 Jul 2016 Protein Expression & Analysis