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piRNA catabolic process

Known as: piRNA catabolism, piRNA degradation, Piwi-associated RNA catabolic process 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of piRNAs, Piwi-associated RNAs, a class of 24- to 30-nucleotide RNA derived from… Expand
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2020
2020
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) has become a common health issue worldwide, and P-element-induced wimpy testis (PIWI… Expand
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2019
2019
Summary Piwi-interacting RNAs (piRNAs) are important for genome regulation across metazoans, but their biogenesis evolves rapidly… Expand
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2017
2017
RASSF1C up-regulates important genes involved in lung cancer cell growth, including a stem cell self-renewal gene, piwil1. In… Expand
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2016
2016
In Bombyx mori (B. mori), Fem piRNA originates from the W chromosome and is responsible for femaleness. The Fem piRNA-PIWI… Expand
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2016
2016
Deciphering the regulatory factors involved in Bombyx mori sex determination has been a puzzle, challenging researchers for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
PIWI-interacting RNAs (piRNAs) are thought to silence transposon and gene expression during development. However, the roles of… Expand
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2015
2015
The sexual fate of B. mori is determined genetically; ZW, female and ZZ, male. Recently, we successfully identified a strong… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
The Piwi-piRNA pathway is active in animal germ cells where its functions are required for germ cell maintenance and gamete… Expand
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2014
2014
The W chromosome of the silkworm Bombyx mori has been known to determine femaleness for more than 80 years. However, the… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Genetic studies have shown that Aubergine (Aub), one of the Piwi subfamily of Argonautes in Drosophila, is essential for germ… Expand
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