MitomiRs keep the heart beating

Samarjit Das, Hannah R. Vasanthi, Ramesh Parjapath

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Abstract

In this chapter, we focus on the microRNAs (miRNAs or miRs) that have been found in the mitochondrial compartment, and target either mitochondrial or nuclear encoded genes present in mitochondria, leading to an alteration of mitochondrial function. We term this subset of miRNAs as “MitomiRs”.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAdvances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
PublisherSpringer New York LLC
Pages431-450
Number of pages20
Volume982
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 2017

Publication series

NameAdvances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
Volume982
ISSN (Print)0065-2598
ISSN (Electronic)2214-8019

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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    Das, S., Vasanthi, H. R., & Parjapath, R. (2017). MitomiRs keep the heart beating. In Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology (Vol. 982, pp. 431-450). (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology; Vol. 982). Springer New York LLC. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-55330-6_23