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Unformatted text preview: o mRNAs ER o Protein synthesis for exportation or membrane proteins o Eukaryotes- Regulatory molecules (translation of mRNA): post transcriptional genetic regulation in both prokaryotes and eukaryotes siRNA = Small interfering: o Double stranded (~20-25 bps) o Destroys message: 1 strand degraded 1 strand binds to mRNAs to target for destruction miRNA= micro RNA: o Single stranded (~22-26 nucleotides) o Inhibits message (stops mRNA translation to protein) Bind to mRNAs to inhibit use as protein synthesis template Different amounts of RNA types: rRNA- most of RNA tRNA-mRNA- least amount of RNA...
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This note was uploaded on 10/18/2011 for the course BMB 401 taught by Professor Kaguni during the Fall '08 term at Michigan State University.
- Fall '08