About the miRBase Sequence database and Registry
Information on various aspects of miRNAs and the miRBase Sequence database and Registry can be accessed using the links on the right and the articles below. The field of miRNA biology is rapidly evolving; if you believe some of the information presented in miRBase is out-of-date, or if you think we can add other useful information to these pages, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
miRBase is described in the following articles:
integrating microRNA annotation and deep-sequencing data.
Kozomara A, Griffiths-Jones S.
NAR 2011 39(Database Issue):D152-D157
tools for microRNA genomics.
Griffiths-Jones S, Saini HK, van Dongen S, Enright AJ.
NAR 2008 36(Database Issue):D154-D158
microRNA sequences, targets and gene nomenclature.
Griffiths-Jones S, Grocock RJ, van Dongen S, Bateman A, Enright AJ.
NAR, 2006, 34, Database Issue, D140-D144
The microRNA Registry.
NAR, 2004, 32, Database Issue, D109-D111
The following publication provides guidelines on miRNA annotation:
A uniform system for microRNA annotation.
Ambros V, Bartel B, Bartel DP, Burge CB, Carrington JC, Chen X, Dreyfuss G, Eddy SR, Griffiths-Jones S, Marshall M, Matzke M, Ruvkun G, Tuschl T.
RNA, 2003, 9(3), 277-279