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The light-up phenomenon is reversible; if the enhancer sequence is separated from the silver nanocluster-bearing sequence, the fluorescence of the beacons is turned off.
We were delighted when this little bit of DNA turned out to be a genetic switch, or enhancer sequence, which could turn on the substance-P gene in sensory neurons," Shanley added.
Phenobarbital treatment for hyperbilirubinemia increases UGT1A1 activity in the liver via a phenobarbital-responsive enhancer sequence with 3 potential nuclear receptor (NR) motifs separated by ~90 bases (8).

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