noncoding RNA

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Any RNA that does not encode a protein. The category includes microRNA, ribosomal RNA, transfer RNA, catalytic RNA (ribozyme), piwi-interacting RNA (piRNA), small nuclear RNAs and small nucleolar RNAs, small interfering RNA (siRNA), and long noncoding RNAs.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.