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Long Noncoding RNAs: Structures and Functions (Hardback)
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Long Noncoding RNAs: Structures and Functions (Hardback)

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Hardback 257 Pages / Published: 10/07/2015
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This book presents a common principle of actions of long noncoding RNAs (lncRNAs) from points of view at the atomic, molecular and cellular levels. At the atomic level, chemical studies of ribonucleic acids explain the chemical behavior of lncRNAs. Structural biological analysis of lncRNAs and its binding proteins also reveal the precise mechanisms of their actions. Molecular biological approaches lead to insights into molecular mechanisms of these lncRNA actions. At the cellular or individual level of analysis, we grasp the biology and medicine of lncRNAs. These three layers of approaches are thoroughly new and produce novel insights into functions of lncRNAs in living cells. The book consists of five parts: 1) Bioinformatics and other methodologies for lncRNAs, 2) Atomic and molecular structures of lncRNAs, 3) Molecular functions of lncRNAs, 4) Biological actions of lncRNAs, and 5) Potential outcomes for clinical medicine. These sections connect well and work synergistically. The book is for researchers whose specialty is RNA biology and chemistry and also for advanced students at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Readers can grasp the leading edge of lncRNA studies in a comprehensive manner and are inspired to pursue their own particular interests.

Publisher: Springer Verlag, Japan
ISBN: 9784431555759
Number of pages: 257
Weight: 5751 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 16 mm
Edition: 2015 ed.


MEDIA REVIEWS

"The book 'Long Noncoding RNAs Structures and Functions' introduces long noncoding RNAs (lncRNAs) and outlines molecular mechanisms of their activity and potential biological function, mostly associated with transcriptional or epigenetic regulation. ... This book reflects needs of understanding of lncRNAs function and provides a valuable summary of available information." (Dana Jurkovicova, Neoplasma, Vol. 63 (2), 2016)

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