RNA interference: It's a small RNA world

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Abstract

Short RNAs regulate gene expression in many species. Some are generated from any double-stranded RNA and degrade complementary RNAs; others are encoded by genes and repress specific mRNAs. Both, it turns out, are processed and handled by similar proteins. These pathways offer a glimpse into a world of small RNAs.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R772-R775
JournalCurrent Biology
Volume11
Issue number19
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 2 2001
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

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

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