Daily Archives: May 4, 2011

Systems Thinking in Systems Biology: Part 1

Let’s say we inhibit an enzyme in a metabolic pathway by perhaps reducing the expression of the gene that makes the enzyme or more easily by adding a drug that inhibits the enzyme.What do you think will happen? When I … Continue reading

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Drawing Pathways with TikZ: Part 1

Drawing biochemical pathway diagrams has never been easy. Many of us probably use a combination of Power Point, illustrator, Inkscape, or even MS Paint. Of these Illustrator and Inkscape are probably the most useful but Illustrator is expensive and Inkscape … Continue reading

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