Stem-loop sequence hsa-mir-138-2

AccessionMI0000455 (change log)
Symbol HGNC:MIR138-2
DescriptionHomo sapiens miR-138-2 stem-loop
Gene family MIPF0000075; mir-138
Community annotation

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miR-138 is a family of microRNA precursors found in animals, including humans. MicroRNAs are typically transcribed as ~70 nucleotide precursors and subsequently processed by the Dicer enzyme to give a ~22 nucleotide product. The excised region or, mature product, of the miR-138 precursor is the microRNA mir-138. miR-138 has been used as an example of the post-transcriptional regulation of miRNA, due to the finding that while the precursor is expressed ubiquitously, the mature product is found only in specific cell types.

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Deep sequencing
70765 reads, 347 reads per million, 57 experiments
Confidence Annotation confidence: high
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The mature sequence shown here represents the most commonly cloned form from large-scale cloning studies [2].

Genome context
Coordinates (GRCh38; GCA_000001405.15) Overlapping transcripts
chr16: 56858518-56858601 [+]
OTTHUMT00000432493 ; NUP93-023; intron 4
OTTHUMT00000432380 ; NUP93-003; intron 6
OTTHUMT00000432397 ; NUP93-018; intron 6
OTTHUMT00000432381 ; NUP93-004; intron 6
OTTHUMT00000257058 ; NUP93-001; intron 8
OTTHUMT00000432379 ; NUP93-002; intron 8
ENST00000563858 ; NUP93-023; intron 4
ENST00000564887 ; NUP93-003; intron 6
ENST00000567641 ; NUP93-018; intron 6
ENST00000542526 ; NUP93-004; intron 6
ENST00000308159 ; NUP93-001; intron 8
ENST00000569842 ; NUP93-002; intron 8
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Mature sequence hsa-miR-138-5p

Accession MIMAT0000430
Previous IDshsa-miR-138

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 - 32

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Deep sequencing141954 reads, 59 experiments
Evidence experimental; cloned [2]
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Predicted targets

Mature sequence hsa-miR-138-2-3p

Accession MIMAT0004596
Previous IDshsa-miR-138-2*

57 - 


 - 78

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Deep sequencing23 reads, 8 experiments
Evidence experimental; cloned [2]
Predicted targets


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