Strategies for Identifying RNA Splicing Regulatory Motifs and Predicting Alternative Splicing Events

Holste, Dirk; Ohler, Uwe
January 2008
PLoS Computational Biology;Jan2008, Vol. 4 Issue 1, pe21
Academic Journal
The article offers strategies for identifying ribonucleic acid (RNA) splicing regulatory motifs and predicting alternative splicing events. The authors stress that the main computational approach to identifying alternatively spliced genes, and to infer individual alternative exon events or complete alternative isoform structures, relies on the comparison of available transcript data to assembled genomes and known gene loci.


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