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Chapter 7

Mammalian Self-Cleaving Ribozymes

The fact that there are catalytic RNAs in mammals should no longer come as any surprise. RNase P, the ribosome and the spliceosome catalyze hydrolytic RNA cleavage, peptide formation and splicing, respectively, most likely without direct involvement of proteins in the catalyzed transformations. Howe...

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15 Nov 2007
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RSC Biomolecular Sciences