Stem-loop sequence dre-mir-141

AccessionMI0002004 (change log)
DescriptionDanio rerio miR-141 stem-loop
Gene family MIPF0000019; mir-8
Community annotation

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The miR-8 microRNA precursor (homologous to miR-141, miR-200, miR-236), is a short non-coding RNA gene involved in gene regulation. miR-8 in Drosophila melanogaster is expressed from the 3' arm of related precursor hairpins (represented here), along with miR-200, miR-236, miR-429 and human and mouse homolog miR-141. Members of this precursor family have now been predicted or experimentally confirmed in a wide range of species. The bounds of the precursors are predicted based on conservation and base pairing and are not generally known. The miR-200 family is highly conserved in bilaterian animals, with miR-8 as the sole homolog in Drosophila. This species has accordingly been used heavily in work looking to uncover the biological function of the miR-200 family. miR-8 has been observed at all developmental stages of the embryo, with a complete absence from cultured S2 cells of D. melanogaster. Its expression has been seen to be strongly upregulated in larvae and this expression then sustained through to adulthood.

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Genome context
Coordinates (GRCz11; GCA_000002035.4) Overlapping transcripts
chr6: 40656003-40656085 [-]
OTTDART00000055115 ; ppil1-001; intron 1
OTTDART00000055116 ; ppil1-002; intron 1
ENSDART00000154359 ; ppil1-001; intron 1
ENSDART00000153573 ; ppil1-002; intron 1
Clustered miRNAs
< 10kb from dre-mir-141
dre-mir-200cchr6: 40656204-40656288 [-]
dre-mir-141chr6: 40656003-40656085 [-]
dre-mir-429bchr6: 40653129-40653238 [-]
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Mature sequence dre-miR-141-5p

Accession MIMAT0031974

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 - 34

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Evidence not experimental
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Mature sequence dre-miR-141-3p

Accession MIMAT0001837
Previous IDsdre-miR-141

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 - 72

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Evidence experimental; cloned [1]
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Predicted targets


PMID:15937218 "The developmental miRNA profiles of zebrafish as determined by small RNA cloning" Chen PY, Manninga H, Slanchev K, Chien M, Russo JJ, Ju J, Sheridan R, John B, Marks DS, Gaidatzis D, Sander C, Zavolan M, Tuschl T Genes Dev. 19:1288-1293(2005).