Jittima Piriyapongsa

Summary

Affiliation: Georgia Institute of Technology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Exonization of the LTR transposable elements in human genome
    Jittima Piriyapongsa
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia 30332, USA
    BMC Genomics 8:291. 2007
  2. pmc Evaluating the protein coding potential of exonized transposable element sequences
    Jittima Piriyapongsa
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA
    Biol Direct 2:31. 2007
  3. pmc A family of human microRNA genes from miniature inverted-repeat transposable elements
    Jittima Piriyapongsa
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 2:e203. 2007
  4. pmc Dual coding of siRNAs and miRNAs by plant transposable elements
    Jittima Piriyapongsa
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia 30332 0230, USA
    RNA 14:814-21. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Retroviral promoters in the human genome
    Andrew B Conley
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, 310 Ferst Drive, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Bioinformatics 24:1563-7. 2008
  6. pmc Origin and evolution of human microRNAs from transposable elements
    Jittima Piriyapongsa
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia 30332, USA
    Genetics 176:1323-37. 2007

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Exonization of the LTR transposable elements in human genome
    Jittima Piriyapongsa
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia 30332, USA
    BMC Genomics 8:291. 2007
    ..It has been postulated that the primary mechanism by which retrotransposons contribute to structural gene evolution is through insertion into an intron or a gene flanking region, and subsequent incorporation into an exon...
  2. pmc Evaluating the protein coding potential of exonized transposable element sequences
    Jittima Piriyapongsa
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA
    Biol Direct 2:31. 2007
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  3. pmc A family of human microRNA genes from miniature inverted-repeat transposable elements
    Jittima Piriyapongsa
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 2:e203. 2007
    ..Finally, we propose that MITEs may represent an evolutionary link between siRNAs and miRNAs...
  4. pmc Dual coding of siRNAs and miRNAs by plant transposable elements
    Jittima Piriyapongsa
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia 30332 0230, USA
    RNA 14:814-21. 2008
    ..The siRNA-to-miRNA evolutionary transition is representative of a number of other regulatory mechanisms that evolved to silence TEs and were later co-opted to serve as regulators of host gene expression...
  5. doi request reprint Retroviral promoters in the human genome
    Andrew B Conley
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, 310 Ferst Drive, Atlanta, GA 30306, USA
    Bioinformatics 24:1563-7. 2008
    ..We analyzed genome sequence and high-throughput expression data to systematically evaluate the presence of retroviral promoters in the human genome...
  6. pmc Origin and evolution of human microRNAs from transposable elements
    Jittima Piriyapongsa
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia 30332, USA
    Genetics 176:1323-37. 2007
    ..Our results indicate that TEs provide a natural mechanism for the origination miRNAs that can contribute to regulatory divergence between species as well as a rich source for the discovery of as yet unknown miRNA genes...