Gene expression: Revealing truths about non-coding transcripts

Skipper, Magdalena
April 2004
Nature Reviews Genetics;Apr2004, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p246
Academic Journal
The article discusses research being done on non-coding RNA (ncRNA). It references a study by S Cawley et al, published in a previous issue of "Cell." The study used a combination of high-density oligonucleotide arrays and chromatin immunoprecipitation to look for the binding sites of three well-known transcription factors, cMyc,Sp1 and p53. Findings reveal that transcription of non-coding RNA (ncRNA) is regulated in a very similar way to that of coding RNA.


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