7. RNA Interference and microRNA

  1. Xiaohua Hu2 and
  2. Yi Pan3
  1. Shibin Qiu and
  2. Terran Lane

Published Online: 23 MAY 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470124642.ch7

Knowledge Discovery in Bioinformatics: Techniques, Methods, and Applications

Knowledge Discovery in Bioinformatics: Techniques, Methods, and Applications

How to Cite

Qiu, S. and Lane, T. (2007) RNA Interference and microRNA, in Knowledge Discovery in Bioinformatics: Techniques, Methods, and Applications (eds X. Hu and Y. Pan), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470124642.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 2

    College of Information Science and Technology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA

  2. 3

    Department of Computer Science, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30302-4110, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Computer Science, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAY 2007
  2. Published Print: 25 MAY 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471777960

Online ISBN: 9780470124642

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Keywords:

  • RNA interference and microRNA;
  • RNA interference specificity;
  • computational methods for microRNAs

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Mechanisms and Applications of RNA Interference

  • Specificity of RNA Interference

  • Computational Methods for microRNAs

  • siRNA Silencing Efficacy

  • Summary and Open Questions

  • Appendix: Glossary

  • References