RNA Helicases

RNA helicases are motor enzymes that unwind RNA and are essential for several RNA metabolism processes including ribosome biogenesis, translation initiation, and pre-mRNA splicing. Defects in RNA helicases are associated with cancers, infectious diseases, as well as neurodegenerative disorders. Here is the latest research.

August 21, 2020
Preprint
Open Access

Functions of Gle1 are governed by two distinct modes of self-association

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
A. C. Mason, Susan R Wente
September 3, 2020
Open Access

Critical roles of the ddx5 gene in zebrafish sex differentiation and oocyte maturation

Scientific Reports
Ryota SoneAtsuo Kawahara
August 11, 2020

Complete genome sequences of two novel dicistroviruses detected in yellow crazy ants (Anoplolepis gracilipes)

Archives of Virology
Chih-Chi LeeChin-Cheng Scotty Yang
September 10, 2020

SPOP attenuates migration and invasion of choriocarcinoma cells by promoting DHX9 degradation

American Journal of Cancer Research
Dong YuanQiubo Yu
August 1, 2020
Comment / Editorial
Open Access

On UPF Proteins, Baking Cookies, and the Many Targets of Nonsense-Mediated RNA Decay

The Plant Cell
Saima Shahid
September 17, 2020
Open Access

The RNase J-Based RNA Degradosome Is Compartmentalized in the Gastric Pathogen Helicobacter pylori

MBio
Alejandro Tejada-ArranzHilde De Reuse
August 23, 2020
Open Access

Identification of anti-tumoral feedback loop between VHLα and hnRNPA2B1 in renal cancer

Cell Death & Disease
Yanbin LiuHaide Huang
July 28, 2020

SNHG10/DDX54/PBX3 Feedback Loop Contributes to Gastric Cancer Cell Growth

Digestive Diseases and Sciences
Yunfei ZhangHong Zhang
September 10, 2020
Open Access

Novel Insights into the Biochemical Mechanism of CK1ε and its Functional Interplay with DDX3X

International Journal of Molecular Sciences
Bartolo BonoGiovanni Maga
August 28, 2020
Open Access

DEAD-Box Helicase 4 (Ddx4)+ Stem Cells Sustain Tumor Progression in Non-Serous Ovarian Cancers

International Journal of Molecular Sciences
Stella D'OronzoFranco Silvestris
September 1, 2020
Preprint
Open Access

Spir-1 promotes IRF3 activation and is targetted by vaccinia virus protein K7

BioRxiv : the Preprint Server for Biology
A. A. TorresGeoffrey L. Smith
September 12, 2020

Characterization of Seed Proteome Profile of Wild and Cultivated Chickpeas of India

Protein and Peptide Letters
Santanu DharDebabrata Baishya
September 10, 2020
Review

Linking the plant stress responses with RNA helicases

Plant Science : an International Journal of Experimental Plant Biology
Saurabh PandeyManoj Prasad
August 7, 2020

Nucleocytoplasmic shuttling of Gle1 impacts DDX1 at transcription termination sites

Molecular Biology of the Cell
Manisha Sharma, Susan R Wente

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