Global analysis of mRNA stability in Mycobacterium tuberculosis

@article{Rustad2013GlobalAO,
  title={Global analysis of mRNA stability in Mycobacterium tuberculosis},
  author={Tige R. Rustad and Kyle J. Minch and William Brabant and Jessica K. Winkler and David J. Reiss and Nitin S. Baliga and David R. Sherman},
  journal={Nucleic Acids Research},
  year={2013},
  volume={41},
  pages={509 - 517}
}
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) is a highly successful pathogen that infects over a billion people. As with most organisms, MTB adapts to stress by modifying its transcriptional profile. Remodeling of the transcriptome requires both altering the transcription rate and clearing away the existing mRNA through degradation, a process that can be directly regulated in response to stress. To understand better how MTB adapts to the harsh environs of the human host, we performed a global survey of the… 

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