Multiple distinct small RNAs originate from the same microRNA precursors

@inproceedings{Zhang2010MultipleDS,
  title={Multiple distinct small RNAs originate from the same microRNA precursors},
  author={Weixiong Zhang and Shang Gao and Xuefeng Zhou and Jing Xia and Padmanabhan Chellappan and Xiang Zhou and Xiaoming Zhang and Hailing Jin},
  booktitle={Genome Biology},
  year={2010}
}
MicroRNAs (miRNAs), which originate from precursor transcripts with stem-loop structures, are essential gene expression regulators in eukaryotes. We report 19 miRNA precursors in Arabidopsis that can yield multiple distinct miRNA-like RNAs in addition to miRNAs and miRNA*s. These miRNA precursor-derived miRNA-like RNAs are often arranged in phase and form duplexes with an approximately two-nucleotide 3'-end overhang. Their production depends on the same biogenesis pathway as their sibling… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 74 extracted citations

Biotic and Abiotic Stress Tolerance in Plants

Springer Singapore • 2018
View 1 Excerpt

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 67 references

Ribonuclease revisited: structural insights into ribonuclease III family enzymes.

Current opinion in structural biology • 2007
View 3 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Specialization and evolution of endogenous small RNA pathways

Nature Reviews Genetics • 2007
View 14 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…