posttranscriptional


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post·tran·scrip·tion·al

(pōst'tran-skrip'shŭn-ăl),
Referring to events that occur after transcription.

posttranscriptional

(pōst′trăn-skrĭp′shə-nəl)
adj.
Of or relating to a substance or process, such as splicing, that occurs or is formed after transcription of RNA: posttranscriptional modification of RNA.
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As miRNAs are sequenced directly, information about sequence variations or posttranscriptional RNA editing becomes available for further analysis.
We now understand that regulation of cell functions is significantly more complex, and includes posttranscriptional protein modifications.
The vector comprises a protein shell derived from adeno-associated virus serotype 1 (AAV1), the promoter, a posttranscriptional regulatory element and AAV2 derived inverted terminal repeats.
His research interests include molecular epidemiology, molecular biology and mechanism of pathogenesis of rotavirus and EVs, and posttranscriptional regulation of gene expression.
The mechanism of tocotrienol's hypolipidemic action involves posttranscriptional suppression of HMGR (3-hydroxy-3-methyl-glutaryl-CoA reductase--the enzyme/protein responsible for the body's cholesterol production) via controlled degradation of the reductase protein.
Transcriptional and posttranscriptional regulation by expansion of the "free" iron pool.
Posttranscriptional regulation of miRNAs harboring conserved terminal loops.
With coverage of genes and chromosomes, DNA replication and recombination, transcription and posttranscriptional mechanisms, and gene regulation, this text can be used in advanced undergraduate or graduate courses in molecular genetics and molecular biology.
2003) Acidosis downregulates leptin production from cultured adipocytes through a glucose transport-dependent posttranscriptional mechanism.
Some epigenetic mechanisms take place in the nucleus (DNA methylation, posttranscriptional modifications of histones, chromatin remodeling), whereas others occur in the cytoplasm (mRNA processing).
Although a few examples are known of posttranscriptional regulation, GST gene expression is regulated predominantly at the transcriptional level (Marrs, 1996; Davies & Caseley, 1999).