miRBase entry: bmo-mir-279a

Stem-loop bmo-mir-279a

Bombyx mori bmo-mir-279a precursor miRNA
Gene family
MIPF0000184; mir-279

Literature search
8 open access papers mention bmo-mir-279a
(13 sentences)


594 reads, 119 reads per million, 3 experiments

a  u        uuc        ga        g    uuua 
 cg caauuucu   gaugagug  gguuuagu caug    u
 || ||||||||   ||||||||  |||||||| ||||    u
 gc guugaagg   cUACUCAC  CUAGAUCA GUac    u
a  -        uac        AC        -    caca 

Annotation confidence Not enough data
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Genome context
NW_004581691.1: 11805-11889 [+]

Database links

Mature bmo-miR-279a

Accession MIMAT0004204
Description Bombyx mori bmo-miR-279a mature miRNA
Evidence experimental
Northern [2], RT-PCR [3], Illumina [4]
Database links


  1. PubMed ID: 16972323
    Computational prediction of microRNA genes in silkworm genome
    "Tong CZ, Jin YF, Zhang YZ"
    "J Zhejiang Univ Sci B (2006) 7:806-816

  2. PubMed ID: 18507836
    Identification and characteristics of microRNAs from Bombyx mori
    He PA, Nie Z, Chen J, Chen J, Lv Z, Sheng Q, Zhou S, Gao X, Kong L, Wu X, Jin Y, Zhang Y
    BMC Genomics (2008) 9:248

  3. PubMed ID: 18977439
    Identification of conserved microRNAs in Bombyx mori (silkworm) and regulation of fibroin L chain production by microRNAs in heterologous system
    "Cao J, Tong C, Wu X, Lv J, Yang Z, Jin Y"
    "Insect Biochem Mol Biol (2008) 38:1066-1071

  4. PubMed ID: 20199675
    MicroRNAs of Bombyx mori identified by Solexa sequencing
    Liu S, Li D, Li Q, Zhao P, Xiang Z, Xia Q
    BMC Genomics (2010) 11:148