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Retrozymes are a unique family of non-autonomous retrotransposons with hammerhead ribozymes that propagate in plants through circular RNAs

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Cervera, A.; Urbina, D.; La Peña Del Rivero, MD. (2016). Retrozymes are a unique family of non-autonomous retrotransposons with hammerhead ribozymes that propagate in plants through circular RNAs. Genome Biology. 17(135):1-16. doi:10.1186/s13059-016-1002-4

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Title: Retrozymes are a unique family of non-autonomous retrotransposons with hammerhead ribozymes that propagate in plants through circular RNAs
UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Instituto Universitario Mixto de Biología Molecular y Celular de Plantas - Institut Universitari Mixt de Biologia Molecular i Cel·lular de Plantes
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[EN] Background: Catalytic RNAs, or ribozymes, are regarded as fossils of a prebiotic RNA world that have remained in the genomes of modern organisms. The simplest ribozymes are the small self-cleaving RNAs, like the ...[+]
Subjects: Circular RNA , LTR retrotransposons , Viroid , Satellite RNA
Copyrigths: Reconocimiento (by)
Genome Biology. (issn: 1474-760X )
DOI: 10.1186/s13059-016-1002-4
BioMed Central
Publisher version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13059-016-1002-4
Funding for this work was provided by the Ministerio de Economia y Competitividad of Spain (grants BFU2011-23398 and BFU2014-56094-P). Support of the publication fee was provided by the CSIC Open Access Publication Support ...[+]
Type: Artículo


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