Riboswitches and Ribozymes

Ribozymes are catalytic RNAs that interact with a variety of small molecule substrates and cofactors, the intracellular abundance of which are sensed by riboswitches that modulate transcription, RNA stability, or translation. Here is the latest research.

September 19, 2020

Fundamental studies of functional nucleic acids: aptamers, riboswitches, ribozymes and DNAzymes

Chemical Society Reviews
Ronald Micura, Claudia Höbartner
August 17, 2020

Parallel Discovery Strategies Provide a Basis for Riboswitch Ligand Design

Cell Chemical Biology
Brandon TranChristopher P Jones
September 11, 2020

Aptamer-based strategies for recognizing adenine, adenosine, ATP and related compounds

The Analyst
Yuqing Li, Juewen Liu
August 10, 2020
Open Access

Contributions and competition of Mg2+ and K+ in folding and stabilization of the Twister Ribozyme

Abhishek A Kognole, Alexander MacKerell
August 23, 2020
Open Access

Boron and Silicon-Substituted 1,3-Dienes and Dienophiles and Their Use in Diels-Alder Reactions

Molecules : a Journal of Synthetic Chemistry and Natural Product Chemistry
Mark E Welker
September 10, 2020

"Distance Selected" Topochemical Dehydro-Diels-Alder Reaction of 1,4-Diphenylbutadiyne towards Crystalline Graphitic Nanorib-bons

Journal of the American Chemical Society
Peijie ZhangHo-Kwang Mao
August 29, 2020
Open Access

Multi-agent approach to sequence structure simulation in the RNA World hypothesis

PloS One
Jaroslaw SynakJacek Blazewicz
August 18, 2020

RNA-Catalyzed Cross-Chiral Polymerization of RNA

Journal of the American Chemical Society
Katrina F TjhungGerald F Joyce
August 12, 2020
Open Access

An RNA-centric global view of Clostridioides difficile reveals broad activity of Hfq in a clinically important Gram-positive bacterium

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
M. FuchsFranziska Faber
September 12, 2020

Molecular crowding and RNA catalysis

Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry
Saurja DasGupta
August 13, 2020

The Theory of Chemical Symbiosis: A Margulian View for the Emergence of Biological Systems (Origin of Life)

Acta Biotheoretica
Francisco ProsdocimiSávio Torres de Farias
September 19, 2020

Measurement of Kinetics of Hammerhead Ribozyme Cleavage Reactions using Toehold Mediated Strand Displacement

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
J. B. KapadiaJonathan Perreault
August 28, 2020

Functionally uncoupled transcription-translation in Bacillus subtilis

Grace E JohnsonGene-Wei Li
August 11, 2020
Open Access

Quantitative modeling of the function of kinetically driven transcriptional riboswitches

Journal of Theoretical Biology
César Parra-RojasEsteban A Hernandez-Vargas
September 8, 2020
Open Access

AnnapuRNA: a scoring function for predicting RNA-small molecule interactions.

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
F. Stefaniak, Janusz M Bujnicki
August 18, 2020
Open Access

Emergence of ribozyme and tRNA-like structures from mineral-rich muddy pools on prebiotic earth

Journal of Theoretical Biology
Suvam RoySupratim Sengupta

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