Stem-loop sequence dme-mir-2a-2

AccessionMI0000118 (change log)
DescriptionDrosophila melanogaster miR-2a-2 stem-loop
Gene family MIPF0000049; mir-2
Literature search

32 open access papers mention dme-mir-2a-2
(182 sentences)

       a   c        --             - aua 
5' aucu agc ucaucaag  ugguugugauaug g   c
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3' uagg ucg aguaguuu  accgacacuauac c   c
       a   -        cg             g aac 
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Deep sequencing
1295551 reads, 2.47e+04 reads per million, 49 experiments
Confidence Annotation confidence: high
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Stark et al. [2] have identified targets for miR-2 in Drosophila using computational prediction followed by experimental validation. miR-2 regulates the proapoptotic genes reaper, grim and sickle, suggesting that it may be involved in the control of apoptosis.

Genome context
Coordinates (Release_6; GCA_000001215.4) Overlapping transcripts
chr2L: 19569490-19569561 [-]
FBtr0081267 ; spi-RF; intron 1
FBtr0081270 ; spi-RE; intron 1
FBtr0081268 ; spi-RA; intron 2
FBtr0100597 ; spi-RG; intron 2
FBtr0081269 ; spi-RB; intron 2
Clustered miRNAs
< 10kb from dme-mir-2a-2
dme-mir-2b-2chr2L: 19570182-19570264 [-]
dme-mir-2a-1chr2L: 19569897-19569972 [-]
dme-mir-2a-2chr2L: 19569490-19569561 [-]
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Mature sequence dme-miR-2a-2-5p

Accession MIMAT0020781

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Deep sequencing72875 reads, 49 experiments
Evidence not experimental
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Mature sequence dme-miR-2a-3p

Accession MIMAT0000106
Previous IDsdme-miR-2a

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 - 66

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Deep sequencing2452344 reads, 49 experiments
Evidence experimental; cloned [1,4], Northern [1,3], 454 [5-6], Illumina [6]
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Predicted targets


PMID:11679670 "Identification of novel genes coding for small expressed RNAs" Lagos-Quintana M, Rauhut R, Lendeckel W, Tuschl T Science. 294:853-858(2001).
PMID:14691535 "Identification of Drosophila MicroRNA targets" Stark A, Brennecke J, Russell RB, Cohen SM PLoS Biol. 1:E60(2003).
PMID:12919683 "The small RNA profile during Drosophila melanogaster development" Aravin AA, Lagos-Quintana M, Yalcin A, Zavolan M, Marks D, Snyder B, Gaasterland T, Meyer J, Tuschl T Dev Cell. 5:337-350(2003).
PMID:17989254 "Evolution, biogenesis, expression, and target predictions of a substantially expanded set of Drosophila microRNAs" Ruby JG, Stark A, Johnston WK, Kellis M, Bartel DP, Lai EC Genome Res. 17:1850-1864(2007).
PMID:17989255 "Systematic discovery and characterization of fly microRNAs using 12 Drosophila genomes" Stark A, Kheradpour P, Parts L, Brennecke J, Hodges E, Hannon GJ, Kellis M Genome Res. 17:1865-1879(2007).