- Discovery of short pseudogenes derived from messenger RNAsGoro Terai
INTEC Systems Institute Inc, Koto ku 136 0075, Japan
Nucleic Acids Res 38:1163-71. 2010..To explain this phenomenon, we hypothesize that most long mRNAs are truncated before they are reverse transcribed. Truncated mRNAs would be rapidly degraded during reverse transcription, resulting in the generation of short pseudogenes...