RNA editing
The process in which messenger RNA (mRNA) is chemically modified ("edited") after it is synthesized (made) but before it is translated into protein.

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  • RNA-Editing — (deutsch: RNA Editierung) ist ein biochemischer Vorgang innerhalb bestimmter Zellen oder Zellorganellen, der im Verlauf der Genexpression nach der Transkription und vor der Translation stattfinden kann. Der Begriff beschreibt die Modifizierung… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • RNA editing — RNA editing. См. редактирование РНК. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • RNA editing — The term RNA editing describes those molecular processes in which the information content in an RNA molecule is altered through a chemical change in the base makeup. To date, such changes have been observed in tRNA, rRNA, and mRNA molecules of… …   Wikipedia

  • RNA editing — A process responsible for changes in the final sequence of mRNA that are not coded in the DNA template. Excludes mRNA splicing and modifications to tRNA. Various kinds of editing are known, the commonest being cytidine (C) to uridine (U)… …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • RNA editing — Post transcriptional processes that alter the information encoded in RNAs …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • Potassium channel RNA editing signal — The potassium channel RNA editing signal is an RNA element found in human Kv1.1 and its homologues which directs the efficient modification of an adenosine to inosine by an adenosine deaminase acting on RNA (ADAR). The ADAR modification causes an …   Wikipedia

  • RNA-Edition — RNA Editing (deutsch: RNA Edition) ist ein biochemischer Vorgang innerhalb bestimmter Zellen oder Zellorganellen, der im Verlauf der Genexpression nach der Transkription und vor der Translation stattfinden kann. Der Begriff beschreibt die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • RNA interference — (RNAi) is a mechanism that inhibits gene expression at the stage of translation or by hindering the transcription of specific genes. RNAi targets include RNA from viruses and transposons (significant for some forms of innate immune response), and …   Wikipedia

  • RNA-Prozessierung — Als Prozessierung wird sowohl die posttranskriptionale Modifizierung eukaryotischer RNA als auch die posttranslationale Modifikation von Proteinen bezeichnet. RNA Prozessierung siehe Abschnitt Eukaryotische prä mRNA Prozessierung in Artikel mRNA… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • RNA world hypothesis — A comparison of RNA (left) with DNA (right), showing the helices and nucleobases each employs. The RNA world hypothesis proposes that life based on ribonucleic acid (RNA) pre dates the current world of life based on deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA),… …   Wikipedia

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