Biology has yielded many surprises, but one of the greatest has certainly been the discovery that the human genome encodes only ~20,000 protein-coding genes, representing <2% of the total genome. As if that were not enough, it turns out that 90% of the genome is actively transcribed.
Cell Symposia on Functional RNAs
December 2-4, 2012
Hotel Melià, Sitges, Spain
More Information: http://www.cell-symposia-rna.com/