Conservation and synteny of long non-coding RNAs invertebrate genomes and their identification in novel transcriptomes
Long non-coding RNAs (IncRNAs) are a biological entity defined by <i>what they are not</i>, rather than by <i>what they are</i>. This indicates that our knowledge about them is sensibly limited. The aim of my PhD is to gain insights into the evolution and the functions ... View more
Widespread and extensive lengthening of 3' UTRs in the mammalian brain. Genome Res.
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