noncoding DNA

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Synonyms for noncoding DNA

sequence of a eukaryotic gene's DNA that is not translated into a protein

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Long noncoding RNA, CCDC26, controls myeloid leukemia cell growth through regulation of KIT expression.
The number of autism cases linked to the noncoding mutations was comparable to the number of cases linked to protein-coding mutations that disable gene function.
At present, long noncoding RNAs (lncRNAs), with length >200 nucleotides, have been identified as critical regulators in multiple biological processes, including tumorigenesis.
miRNAs are a family of endogenous noncoding RNA molecular about 22 nucleotide in length [2, 3].
This is because research efforts are beginning to tap the wealth of significant and disease-driving information in DNA methylation and long noncoding RNA and in the complex and disease-influencing area of epigenetic modifications.
described the role of extracellular vesicles (EVs) in the transport of circulating noncoding RNAs and their role in several diseases including metabolic syndrome, diabetes, thyroid disorders, preeclampsia, and atherosclerosis.
With the development of high-resolution microarrays and massively parallel sequencing technology, it is widely believed that more than 90% of the human genome is actively transcribed into noncoding RNAs (ncRNAs) and less than 2% actually encodes proteins [15].
LncRNA MALAT1, also known as NEAT2 (noncoding nuclear-enriched abundant transcript 2), was initially demonstrated to be positively associated with metastasis and shorter survival in non-small cell carcinoma (NSCLC) patients, specifically in the early stages of lung adenocarcinoma [111].
LncRNA, a kind of noncoding RNA with length more than 200 nucleotides participates in the regulation of gene expression, and its abnormal expression is closely related to cancer occurrence and development [8, 9].
These previous studies focused on polymorphisms of protein-coding genes, and little attention was given to polymorphisms of noncoding genes.
In recent years, a new class of noncoding RNAs, long noncoding RNAs (lncRNAs), has emerged as novel players in the regulation of gene expression [6, 7].
In addition to DNA storage [1-3], DNA steganography for secret communication or encryption using noncoding DNA sequences [46] has been widely studied for decades.
THOR, which stands for testis-associated highly conserved oncogenic long noncoding RNA is a kind of long noncoding RNA (lncRNA) that is expressed in humans, mice and zebrafish.
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 17, 2017-Scientists from Max Planck Institute and Radboud University link noncoding genetic variants to neurodevelopmental disorders
This review is focused upon current peer-reviewed literature regarding the genetics and molecular biology of recently discovered noncoding RNAs encoded by Epstein-Barr virus BARF (BamHI A right frame) termed BART (BamHI A right transcripts) which are suggested as a paradigm for further studies of virus-host interaction.