mRNA Localization: Mechanisms
Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
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Mohr, E. and Richter, D. 2006. mRNA Localization: Mechanisms. eLS. .
- Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
Sorting of messenger ribonucleic acids to distinct subcellular microdomains and their local translation is an important mechanism by which cell polarity is created and maintained.
- protein–RNA interaction;
- cis-acting element;
- trans-acting factor;
- local translation;
- translational control