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Parts of genome without a known function may play a key role in the birth of new proteins

Wed, 2014-09-17 12:07
RNA called non-coding plays an important role in the evolution of new proteins, some of which could have important cell functions yet to be discovered, a study shows. The study analysed experiments carried out on six different species and identified almost 2,500 IncRNAs that were not in known databases.
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