Special Issue "MicroRNA Regulation"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 March 2016) | Viewed by 162036
Interests: bioinformatics; tensor decomposition; feature selection
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Special Issue in Cells: Regulatory microRNA
Topical Collection in Cells: Regulatory Functions of microRNAs
Special Issue in Cells: Cancer Related microRNAs
Special Issue in Cells: microRNA as Biomarker
Special Issue in Cells: microRNA as Therapeutic Target
Special Issue in Cells: microRNA Bioinformatics
Special Issue in Cells: MicroRNA and Non-coding RNA
Special Issue in Non-Coding RNA: Bioinformatics Softwares and Databases for Non-coding RNA Research 2.0
Special Issue in Cells: Epitranscriptome & Cellular Biology
Special Issue in Cells: microRNA as Biomarker II
Special Issue in Genes: Selected Papers from the 11th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Science (ICBBS 2022)
Special Issue in Genes: Proteins and Genes Bioinformatics: Analysis, Algorithms and Applications
Topics: MicroRNA: Mechanisms of Action, Physio-Pathological Implications, and Disease Biomarkers
MicroRNA is a short non-coding RNA whose primary function is supposed to be post-transcriptional regulation of mRNAs. Although it has been extensively studied for over a decade, its detailed mechanisms have not yet been fully understood. The difficulty is possibly because of lack of experimentally and theoretically effective methods, and this should be solved by invention of new technologies. Thus, any new proposals regarding them are welcomed. In addition to these, many new aspects, e.g., coordinated actions of microRNA with various epigenetic factors, including promoter methylations, histone modifications, and structures of chromosome, have started to pique researchers’ interests. Furthermore, non-canonical functions, e.g., functionalities inside nuclei and non-canonical bindings, also seem to be important. In conclusion, any research papers about new theoretical, computational, or experimental methodologies, as well as excellent reviews regarding these topics are welcomed. MicroRNA regulations, of not only target genes, but also any pathways, diseases, or differentiation, are also interesting topics. We are looking forward to receiving many submissions from outstanding expert on these topics.
Prof. Y-h. Taguchi
Manuscript Submission Information
Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All submissions that pass pre-check are peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.
Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. International Journal of Molecular Sciences is an international peer-reviewed open access semimonthly journal published by MDPI.
Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. There is an Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal. For details about the APC please see here. Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.
- microRNA regulation of target genes
- microRNA regulation of pathways
- microRNA regulation of diseases
- coordinated actions with various epigenetic factors
- microRNA functions inside nuclei