Discovering New Proteins in Plant Mitochondria by RNA Editing Simulation

  title={Discovering New Proteins in Plant Mitochondria by RNA Editing Simulation},
  author={Fabio Fassetti and Claudia Giallombardo and Ofelia Leone and Luigi Palopoli and Simona E. Rombo and Adolfo Saiardi},
In plant mitochondria an essential mechanism for gene expression is RNA editing, often influencing the synthesis of functional proteins. RNA editing alters the linearity of genetic information transfer. Indeed it causes differences between RNAs and their coding DNA sequences that hinder both experimental and computational research of genes. Therefore common software tools for gene search, successfully applied to find canonical genes, often fail in discovering genes encrypted in the… 

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