[Random Necessity, Transcription Initiation, Induction of Differentiation and Need for Randomness]

Biokhimiia. 1996 Jul;61(7):1303-19.
[Article in Russian]


Review of recent achievements in investigations of transcription initiation mechanisms reveals that random commitment of cells to proliferation is due to the complexity of these mechanisms. In multicellular organism, this is not only a problem but is the basis of generation of required variety of cells.

Publication types

  • English Abstract
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Cell Differentiation*
  • Nonlinear Dynamics*
  • Transcription, Genetic*