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RNA lost in translation

Nature volume 440, pages 425426 (23 March 2006) | Download Citation

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In any manufacturing process, quality control is crucial, and gene expression is no exception. A new pathway monitors mRNAs — the intermediaries of gene expression — and destroys faulty molecules.

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  1. David Tollervey is at the Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH9 3JR, UK. d.tollervey@ed.ac.uk

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