MicroRNAs: Something new under the sun

Eric G. Moss, R. Scott Poethig

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MicroRNAs are plentiful in plants, as in animals. The effects of mutations which disrupt their processing imply that miRNAs have important roles in plant development. Although the targets of these miRNAs are still not known, excellent candidates have been identified based on sequence similarity to the miRNAs.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R688-R690
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number20
StatePublished - Oct 15 2002


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)

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