RNA structure prediction: progress and perspective

  title={RNA structure prediction: progress and perspective},
  author={Ya-Zhou Shi and Yuan-yan Wu and Feng-hua Wang and Zhi-Jie Tan},
  journal={arXiv: Biological Physics},
Many recent exciting discoveries have revealed the versatility of RNAs and their importance in a variety of cellular functions which are strongly coupled to RNA structures. To understand the functions of RNAs, some structure prediction models have been developed in recent years. In this review, the progress in computational models for RNA structure prediction is introduced and the distinguishing features of many outstanding algorithms are discussed, emphasizing three dimensional (3D) structure… 

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