Bulletin of Gulistan State University


MicroRNAs are non-coding small RNAs, containing 20-24 nucleotides and bind protein RISC. Regulatory functions of microRNAs were determined in plants, including differentiation of plant organs, responsibility to abiotic and biotic stresses and other biological processes.

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