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DNA Bases and Magnifying Glass.

Zooming in on Genome Structure

Dr. Anders Hansen has created a method called Region Capture Micro-C (RCMC) that maps physical interactions in the genome at 100 times higher…

COVID-19 and DNA.

SARS-CoV-2 Reorganizes the Genome to Gain an Immune Advantage

A new study shows how SARS-CoV-2 can rewire how DNA is structured within human cells...

Dr. Torres-Padilla

4DN Investigator Spotlight: Maria-Elena Torres-Padilla

Are the First Steps in Development the Key to Treating Disease?

Dr. Narlikar

4DN Investigator Spotlight: Geeta Narlikar

New Technologies to Solve Cellular Identity Crises

Dr. Christine Disteche.

4DN Investigator Spotlight: Christine Disteche

Tracking DNA Organization During Embryo Development and Disease Progression

Dr. Pollard.

4DN Investigator Spotlight: Katherine Pollard

Modeling Nuclear DNA to Understand our Hearts, Brains, and Beyond

Dr. Huaiying Zhang.

4DN Investigator Spotlight: Huaiying Zhang

"Just go for it!": Understanding Cancers Without Common Genetic Mutations.

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Successes in Advancing Understanding of Nuclear Organization and Health

Investigating how chromatin organization occurs in different types of cells, how it changes over time, and how it relates to health and disease

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Differences in DNA Organization Among Cell Types Give Insight into Neurological Disease

4DN researchers aim to advance the scientific community’s understanding of how different types of chromatin organization influence gene regulation…

A young COVID-19 male patient is sniffing a lemon for testing a loss of sense of smell.

4D Nucleome researchers ‘sniff out’ how SARS-CoV-2 causes loss of smell

When the COVID-19 pandemic began, one of its telltale symptoms was a loss of sense of smell

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