mRNA level and protein level correlation?
peter_frankde at yahoo.de
Thu Mar 18 13:24:10 EST 2004
Dr. Hiranya S. Roychowdhury:
>More often than not, one can hardly correlate transcript levels with proteins
>produced simply because transcription in eukaryotes is not linked either
>physically (spatially) or temporally to translation. Protein levels may also
>be controlled post-transcriptionally according to the system's needs and also
>according to the "feed-stock" available. These factors need to be addressed
>through independent experiments.
I'll take that into consideration.
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