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

http://feeds.sciencedaily.com/~r/sciencedaily/~3/hDCC-iVXtho/150430113159.htm

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.

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