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Vázquez GE
MicroRNA: biogenesis, functions and objetives identification
Rev Hematol Mex 2011; 12 (1)

Idioma: Español
Referencias bibliográficas: 100
Paginas: 39-46
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Los microRNA son moléculas de RNA de 20-30 nucleótidos no codificados de una sola cadena capaces de regular la expresión genética en organismos eucariotes. Muchos estudios han demostrado la participación de los miRNAs en el cáncer, por una variedad de mecanismos, como: la amplificación, deleción, mutaciones y factores epigenéticos. Esta revisión resalta su importancia, diferencias y mecanismos de validación.

Palabras clave: RNA, microRNA, biogénesis, funciones y objetivos de identificación, cáncer, genes supresores tumorales, oncogenes, regulación genética.


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