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Next-generation small RNA sequencing for microRNAs profiling in Apis mellifera: comparison between nurses and foragers

Liu, Fang; Peng, W; Li, Zhiguo; Li, Wenfeng; Li, L; Pan, J; Zhang, Shao Wu; Miao, Y; Chen, Shenglu; Su, Songkun

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MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are endogenous small non-coding RNAs regulating gene expression in animals and plants. To find some differentially expressed miRNAs that may be associated with age-dependent behavioural changes in honey bees (Apis mellifera), we applied next-generation high-throughput sequencing technology to detect small RNAs in nurses and foragers. Our results showed that both nurses and foragers had a complicated small RNA population, and the length of small RNAs varied, 22 nucleotides...[Show more]

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Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/51905
Source: Insect Molecular Biology
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2583.2012.01135.x

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