Smg1 Nonsense Mutations Do Not Abolish Nonsense-Mediated mRNA Decay in Drosophila melanogaster

  title={Smg1 Nonsense Mutations Do Not Abolish Nonsense-Mediated mRNA Decay in Drosophila melanogaster},
  author={Z. Chen and K. Smith and P. Batterham and C. Robin},
  pages={403 - 406}
  • Z. Chen, K. Smith, +1 author C. Robin
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Genetics
  • Smg1 is a key component of nonsense-mediated decay (NMD) in Caenorhabditis elegans and mammals. Here we report that two nonsense alleles of the ortholog of Smg1 do not affect NMD in Drosophila melanogaster. 
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