Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

RNA Processing

Edited by Paula Grabowski

University of Pittsburgh, United States of America

RNA functions broadly as informational molecule, genome, enzyme and machinery for RNA processing. While these functions reflect ancient activities, they also remain vital components of contemporary biochemical pathways. In eukaryotic cells RNA processing impacts the biogenesis of RNA molecules of essentially every shape and function. The collection of articles in this volume describes the current state of understanding of the broad array of RNA processing events in animal and plant cells, key unanswered questions, and cutting edge approaches available to address these questions. Some questions discussed in this volume include, how viruses subvert the RNA processing machinery of the host cell, how the coordination of co-transcriptional RNA processing is regulated at the level of chromatin, the status of RNA processing in plant organelles, and how micro RNA machinery is biosynthesized and regulated.

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RNA ProcessingEdited by Paula Grabowski

Published: August 29th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/832

ISBN: 978-953-307-557-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5159-3

Copyright year: 2011

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28830 Total Chapter Downloads

12 Crossref Citations

27 Web of Science Citations

31 Dimensions Citations

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1. Chromatin Remodelling and RNA Processing

By Stefanie Böhm and Ann-Kristin Östlund Farrants

2704

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2. Hide and Go Seek: Activation of the Secretory-Specific Poly (A) Site of Igh by Transcription Elongation Factors

By Christine Milcarek

2013

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3. The Worlds of Splicing and Chromatin Collide

By J. Adam Hall and Philippe T. Georgel

2715

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4. The Regulation of HIV-1 mRNA Biogenesis

By Massimo Caputi

3128

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5. Subversion of RNA Processing Pathways by the Hepatitis delta Virus

By Yasnee Beeharry and Martin Pelchat

2100

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6. Alternative Polyadenylation in Yeast: 3 ́-UTR Elements and Processing Factors Acting at a Distance

By Mónica Lamas-Maceiras, Silvia Seoane and María A. Freire-Picos

2203

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7. RNA Processing Activities of the Arabidopsis Argonaute Protein Family

By Ki Wook Kim, Andrew L Eamens and Peter M Waterhouse

2720

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8. RNAi in Agriculturally-Important Arthropods

By Katherine Aronstein, Brenda Oppert and Marcé D. Lorenzen

3762

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9. RNA Processing During Early Embryogenesis: Managing Storage, Utilisation and Destruction

By Angus Macaulay, Sara Scantland and Claude Robert

2667

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10. Recent Advances in Understanding of Alternative Splicing in Neuronal Pathogenesis

By Hung-Hsi Chen, Jung-Chun Lin and Woan-Yuh Tarn

2304

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11. The Lsm Proteins: Ring Architectures for RNA Capture

By Jens M. Moll, Meghna Sobti and Bridget C. Mabbutt

2524

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