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Ventures into Other Types of Non-coding RNAs

Poly(A) Tails

Elder CR, Pasquinelli AE. New roles for microRNAs in old worms. Front Aging. 2022 Apr 12;3:871226. doi: 10.3389/fragi.2022.871226. eCollection 2022.PMID: 35821862. PMCID: PMC9261348


Nicholson AL, Pasquinelli AE. Tales of Detailed Poly(A) Tails. Trends in Biol Chem. 2018 Nov 29. pii: S0962-8924(18)30188-0. doi: 10.1016/j.tcb.2018.11.002. Review. PMCID: PMC7083203

Azoubel Lima S, Chipman LB, Nicholson AL, Chen YH, Yee BA, Yeo GW, Coller J, Pasquinelli AE. Short Poly(A) Tails are a Conserved Feature of Highly Expressed Genes. Nat Struct Mol Biol, 2017 Dec;24(12):1057-1063. doi: 10.1038/nsmb.3499. Epub 2017 Nov 6. PMCID: PMC5877826



Garrigues JM, Pasquinelli AE. Caenorhabditis elegans transposable elements harbor diverse transcription factor DNA-binding sites. G3. 2022 Mar 4;12(3):jkac009. doi: 10.1093/g3journal/jkac009. PMCID: PMC8896005

Garrigues JM, Tsu BV, Daugherty MD, Pasquinelli AE. Diversification of the Caenorhabditis heat shock response by Helitron transposable elements. Elife. 2019 Dec 11;8. pii: e51139. doi: 10.7554/eLife.51139.PMCID: PMC6927752

Using molecular biology, genetics, and genomics to study RNA