Noncoding RNA participation in gene expression regulation in yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae

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Saccharomyces cerevisiae lacks the main components of RNAi-dependent gene silencing. Nevertheless, regulation of gene expression in S. cerevisiae could be accomplished via some other types of noncoding RNA, particularly via antisense RNA. Although, there is a high percent of untranslated RNA in yeast genome only few evidences of noncoding RNA gene regulation exist in yeast S. cerevisiae, some of them are reviewed in the present paper. 

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Olga V Kochenova

Saint-Petersburg State University., Saint-Petersburg, RF



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