miRBase entry: hsa-mir-429

Stem-loop hsa-mir-429

Homo sapiens hsa-mir-429 precursor miRNA
Gene family
MIPF0000019; mir-8

Caution, this is an AI generated summary based on literature. This may have errors. ?

MIR429 is a microRNA that has been previously reported along with MIR200A, MIR200B, MIR200C, and MIR25 [PMC6701281]. It has been found to regulate the proliferation and invasion of endometrial, prostate, and breast carcinoma [PMC9866967].

Literature search
194 open access papers mention hsa-mir-429
(660 sentences)


33901 reads, 318 reads per million, 96 experiments

cgc    c        -uc          ug       cugg 
   cggc gaugggcg   uuaccagaca  guuagac    c
   |||| ||||||||   ||||||||||  |||||||     
   gucg cuaccUGC   AAUGGUCUGU  UAAUcug    c
--c    c        CAA          CA       ucuc 

Annotation confidence High
Do you think this miRNA is real?
Xie et al. [1] refer to this sequence by the internal identifier MIR201. The sequence is unrelated to mouse mir-201 (MIR:MI0000244).

Genome context
chr1: 1169005-1169087 [+]
Clustered miRNAs
2 other miRNAs are < 10 kb from hsa-mir-429
Name Accession Chromosome Start End Strand Confidence

Disease association
hsa-mir-429 is associated with one or more human diseases in the Human microRNA Disease Database
Disease Description Category PubMed ID

Database links

Mature hsa-miR-429

Accession MIMAT0001536
Description Homo sapiens hsa-miR-429 mature miRNA
Evidence experimental
cloned [1-4]
Database links
Predicted targets


  1. PubMed ID: 17604727
    A mammalian microRNA expression atlas based on small RNA library sequencing
    "Landgraf P, Rusu M, Sheridan R, Sewer A, Iovino N, Aravin A, Pfeffer S, Rice A, Kamphorst AO, Landthaler M, Lin C, Socci ND, Hermida L, Fulci V, Chiaretti S, Foa R, Schliwka J, Fuchs U, Novosel A, Muller RU, Schermer B, Bissels U, Inman J, Phan Q, Chien M"
    "Cell (2007) 129:1401-1414

  2. PubMed ID: 17616659
    Patterns of known and novel small RNAs in human cervical cancer
    "Lui WO, Pourmand N, Patterson BK, Fire A"
    "Cancer Res (2007) 67:6031-6043

  3. PubMed ID: 15891114
    Clustering and conservation patterns of human microRNAs
    "Altuvia Y, Landgraf P, Lithwick G, Elefant N, Pfeffer S, Aravin A, Brownstein MJ, Tuschl T, Margalit H"
    "Nucleic Acids Res (2005) 33:2697-2706

  4. PubMed ID: 15735639
    Systematic discovery of regulatory motifs in human promoters and 3' UTRs by comparison of several mammals
    "Xie X, Lu J, Kulbokas EJ, Golub TR, Mootha V, Lindblad-Toh K, Lander ES, Kellis M"
    "Nature (2005) 434:338-345