14. Noncoding RNA

  1. Gustavo Caetano-Anollés
  1. Alexander Donath1,
  2. Sven Findeiβ1,
  3. Jana Hertel1,
  4. Manja Marz1,
  5. Wolfgang Otto1,
  6. Christine Schulz2,
  7. Peter F. Stadler1,2,3,4 and
  8. Stefan Wirth1

Published Online: 12 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470570418.ch14

Evolutionary Genomics and Systems Biology

Evolutionary Genomics and Systems Biology

How to Cite

Donath, A., Findeiβ, S., Hertel, J., Marz, M., Otto, W., Schulz, C., Stadler, P. F. and Wirth, S. (2010) Noncoding RNA, in Evolutionary Genomics and Systems Biology (ed G. Caetano-Anollés), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470570418.ch14

Editor Information

  1. Bioinformatics Laboratory, Department of Crop Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Bioinformatics Group, Department of Computer Science and Interdisciplinary Center for Bioinformatics, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany

  2. 2

    Fraunhoffer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology, Leipzig, Germany

  3. 3

    Institute for Theoretical Chemistry, University of Vienna, Wien, Austria

  4. 4

    Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 JUL 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470195147

Online ISBN: 9780470570418



  • noncoding RNA and ENCODE Pilot Project;
  • conserved ncRNAs with limited distribution;
  • ncRNAs from repeats and pseudogenes


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Ancient RNAs

  • Domain-Specific RNAs

  • Conserved ncRNAs with Limited Distribution

  • ncRNAs from Repeats and Pseudogenes

  • mRNA-like ncRNAs

  • RNAs with Dual Functions

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Acknowledgments

  • References