New cellular response to radiation exposure: Must we reconsider the risks of low doses?

30 abril 2015

Almost the entire human genome is transcribed into RNA, but only a fraction of this is actually used to produce protein. The function of the majority of the RNA, the so-called ‘non-coding transcriptome’ remains an enigma. Some non-coding RNA families have been recognized through their shared structural features. Amongst these is the group of long non-coding RNAs.